Kołaczki

Long time have past since I posted anything new but finally I found some time and I think you’ll like what you see.  I have for you kołaczki (or kolacky) which are Eastern European cookies made with cream cheese dough and stuffed with jam. They are heavenly moist and buttery but also light and flaky…

Simple orange cookies

Crazy easy and addictive orange cookies. The chances are you have all the ingredients in your fridge and pantry already. They are delicate and buttery and orange juice and zest make them anything but boring. We got some much snow in Chicago this last couple on days which is so crazy because we got away…

Delicate biscuits

Me and my parents made these biscuits together when I was in Poland. We used a super old machine (at least 50 years old) to form them which I thought would be so cool to show you. Also, they have a sentimental value for my dad who had them as a kid and I figured…

Ginger cinnamon cookies

Christmas is my favorite time of the year. No question about it. I’m waiting for baking and preparing Christmas food more than anything. Gingerbread cookies and cinnamon ginger cookies are awesome because of their great christmasy flavor and the fact that they are ready in no time. And let’s not lie to each other, if…

Pierniki (gingerbread cookies)

Pierniki (gingerbread cookies) are known and made in Poland since the Middle ages. They are a part of the Christmas tradition and usually made about 3 weeks to a month before since they get better with time. You can serve them right after baking when they’re soft or place them in an airtight container so…