(Please note: I am speaking from personal experience on the subject. I am not clergy or wife of a clergy. If you are and have anything to share on this subject, please comment below or message me and I will gladly add it here. Thanks!) As an cradle Orthodox Christian, I never thought I needed… Continue reading Why I needed a Spiritual Father.
Cooking and baking are not just tasks one has to do or frivolous pursuits. When it becomes a lifestyle, cooking becomes part of an experience. Koliva is an experience in the Orthodox tradition. This sugary concoction of boiled wheat, toasted nuts, raisins and Jordan almonds is made up by families of the departed at memorial… Continue reading koliva.
I realized I haven’t put up an entry in here since July 13th. I missed blogging. Writing is my outlet. It helps me fine tune a hobby and keep in touch with other Christians across state lines and borders with delicious recipes. But it’s just been so humid. Here in the northeast, we had more… Continue reading fruit infused detox water.
Fries are practically an American culinary institution. Seriously, there’s even a #NationalFrenchFryDay day too. They are also the quintessentially summertime snack – whether you’re on the boardwalk, at the pool, at the amusement park, at a church bazaar or just lounging at home. I would say how I haven’t met one person in America who… Continue reading rosemary fries with vegan garlic aioli (olive oil free)
It can be both easy and hard to express gratitude. As much as it is easy to express that we are grateful for a warm cup of coffee in the morning or a cozy blanket in the Winter, it rarely shows in our actions. Danny in a The Kindness of Strangers by Katrina Kittle once… Continue reading watermelon salad with lemon herbed dressing.
BBQ Seitan Spring Rolls at Root, a pub in Lancaster PA. Seitan is a vegetable based protein. For a cooking blog, I still eat out too and enjoy the experience of the latest and up and coming trends in my neighborhood and areas nearby and then of course there are the big cities which are… Continue reading Restaurant Review: Root.