Everyone should have one fallback cookie recipe that keeps cookie jars stocked or just one classic recipe that finding out the recipe is a carefully guarded family secret: that’s how good they are. For me, it didn’t take much to find out the Orthodox Gentleman’s favorite cookie recipe. It is classic chocolate chip. I’m not… Continue reading chewy chocolate chip cookies
The holiday season is one of the most difficult times to maintain Fast in a strict Orthodox household or just an Orthodox household. If one remains too attached to the secular world, this difficulty is immensely relateable or barely acknowledged or we just make excuses for not going to church on days other than Sunday,… Continue reading mushroom pumpkin ravioli
Thanksgiving is a lot of work. As a fasting Orthodox Christian (unless you’re old Calendar during this time, hello!) during this time, you may feel as if you have an obtained a free pass from the kitchen and a day of rest…but before you get too comfortable settling in to such strictness and wanting to… Continue reading easy pumpkin pie.