Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Strawberry Layer Cake Recipe

Cake Ingredients:
12 eggs (cold or room temp), divided
2 cups sugar, divided
2 cups flour (sifting not required), divided
Frosting Ingredients:
1 cup heavy whipping cream
2 (8oz) packages cream cheese, softened at room temp
3/4 cup sugar
2 lbs Fresh strawberries (1 1/2 lbs to blend and put inside the cake and 1/2 lb to decorate the top)
Chocolate chips to melt and decorate the top; optional

When I saw this recipe, I really wanted to make it right of way..... and I am glad I did its super delicious, I think it will be perfect for a upcoming Valentines Day.

Big Thanks goes to Natasha's Kitchen for this awesome recipe!

For step-by-step instructions please click HERE.


Appetizing Crepes With Meat Filling recipe

4 eggs
1 1/2 cups milk
1 cup water
6 Tablespoons butter, melted
1/2 teaspoon salt
2 cups flour
Meat Filling:
5 cups cooked meat, Pulled Pork (you can also use beef or chicken)
1/2 Tablespoon butter
1-2 onions, finely chopped
6 hard boiled eggs, finely grated
1/4 – 1/3 cup broth
salt, pepper
oil, for cooking the crepes

I like making crepes, specially when I have a good helper, like my daughter Anika.  Today we tried a new recipe - Crepes with Meat filling. =)

Thank you Olga's Flavor Factory for this recipe!!!

For more instructions click HERE =)


Monday, January 28, 2013

Russian Meatball Soup – Суп с Фрикадельками

6 cups water
2 potatoes, diced into 1/2 inch peices
1 Tablespoon butter
1 carrot, shredded on large holes of box grater
1/2 of a large onion, finely diced
salt, pepper
3-4 Tablespoons rice
3-5 peppercorns
1-2 bay leaves
fresh chives, parsely, dill, minced, for garnishing
For the meatballs:
1 lb ground chicken
1 slice bread, or 1 cup fresh breadcrumbs
1/4 -1/3 cup milk
1 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper
1 egg
1/4-1/2 of an onion, grated on the finest setting on the box grater, to form a pulp

It's raining today, here in Washington.  This kind of weather makes me want to make some soup.  And of coarse it has to be Russian Meatball Soup, one of my favorite.  It's not only healthy but also super delicious!!!

Huge Thanks goes to  Olga's Flavor Factory for a perfect recipe!

Now click here for step by step instructions....

Enjoy =)

Saturday, January 26, 2013

Potato Pancakes Recipe


1 small onion
625g potatoes (about 4 medium potatoes)
1 large egg (we use eggs with a minimum weight of 59g)
28g (2 tablespoons) self-raising flour
Salt and pepper
Oil, for pan-frying

I love potato pancakes!!!

Just wanna say huge Thanks to Exclusively Food for this easy recipe!!!

for the rest of the recipe click here potato-pancakes-recipe

Enjoy =)

Friday, January 25, 2013

Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins Recipe

  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 1/2 brown sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 2 bananas smashed
  • 1/4 cup sour cream
  • 1/4 cup chocolate chips
  • 2 cups flour
  • 1 tsp baking soda
  • 1 tsp salt

Here is one of the recipe that caught my eye today, chocolate chip banana muffins =)  mmmmm 
Love the simplicity of the ingredients!!!  My chocolate banana muffins turned out really delicious!!!

Big Thanks to ThisMomCanCook for this yummy recipe!

For the recipe click here  chocolate-chip-banana-muffins-recipe!

Enjoy =)

Sunday, January 13, 2013

Mini Honey Madelines Muffins recipe

I was craving these sweets the whole day today, so I decided to make it myself.  As I was looking for a good and easy recipe, this recipe stood out the most, it might be because of the honey =)

Thank You "SweetBakedSweets" for this lovely recipe!

For more instructions click here ---> mini-madelines-honey-muffins-recipe



Saturday, January 12, 2013

Cream of Celery Soup recipe

Ingredients :

350g celery stalks sliced finely
25g butter
110g potato, peeled and cut into small dice
2 medium leeks, trimmed & washed, sliced finely
570ml hot vegetable stock (I used Marigold Swiss vegetable bouillon)
150ml double cream
150ml whole milk
sea salt & freshly ground black pepper (or white, if you've got it!).

One of the easiest soup recipe.  It is not only easy but also delicious and perfect for a cold seasons =) 

BIG Thanks to "Jenny Eatwell's Rhubarb & Ginger" for this great recipe!

To get the instructions simply click here ----->cream-of-celery-soup-recipe

Enjoy = )


Spicy Honey Brushed Chicken Thighs

8 boneless and skinless chicken thighs
2 tsp garlic powder 
2 teaspoons chili powder
1 tsp salt
1 tsp cumin
1 tsp paprika
Pinch of crushed red pepper
Cooking spray
6 tbsp of honey
3 tsp cider vinegar

I am in love with this recipe, and I hope you will like it too!

Thank you "For The Love of Cooking" for a delicious recipe!


Wednesday, January 9, 2013

Crock-Pot Honey Mustard Chicken

1 whole chicken, defrosted
1/3 cup grainy mustard
1/3 cup honey
1/3 cup olive oil
1/4 cup butter, softened

 When I was looking for a new chicken recipe this is what caught my eye, a Crock-Pot Honey Mustard Chicken!!! I was amazed of how good it was after I made it! 
Thank You Wicked Delicious for a delicious recipe!

click here for the instructions Crock-Pot Honey Mustard Chicken recipe

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Parmesan Roasted Potatoes with sour cream =)

Parmesan roasted potatoes recipe with step by step photos, ingredients

I just in love with did delicious recipe, one of my favorite =) if you are a "Potato Lover" you defiantly should try this.  What I like about this recipe the simplicity of the ingredients, quick preparation time, and of coarse the yummyness of it!

So here it is, the step by step instructions ======>parmesan-roasted-potatoes

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Thursday, January 3, 2013

Crockpot Beef recipe

1 lb. boneless beef chuck roast, sliced into thin strips
1 cup beef consomme
1/2 cup soy sauce, reduced sodium
1/3 cup brown sugar
1 Tbsp. sesame oil
3 garlic cloves, minced
2 Tbsp. cornstarch
2 Tbsp. water
Hot cooked rice

You got the ingredients now here is the recipe----->crock-pot-beef-and-broccoli

Easy Chicken Alfredo

8 oz Fettuccine
2 Thin Pieces of Chicken Cutlets
1 tsp Granulated Garlic
1 tsp Granulated Onion
Salt and Pepper to taste
4 Tbsp of Butter
1 cup Heavy Cream
1 cup Parmiggiano Reggiano Cheese

My two year old daughter loves macaroni so I decided to make some for a dinner,
I found this easy and delicious recipe on YouTube just follow this link ---->Chicken Alfredo =)