Category Archives: Cooking with Kids

Vareniki / Pierogi with potatoes and mushrooms or cherries and blueberries

Vareniki ( varenyky, pierogi, perogies ) are stuffed dumplings from Ukraine made from unleavened dough and different fillings. Some of the more popular fillings are vegetables, boiled potatoes, salted cabbage, baked pumpkin, fruits and berries, meat, mushroom, cheese, poppy seed, or buckwheat. My favorite fillings are meat, potatoes with onions and mushrooms, cottage cheese or curd cheese with cherries....
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Marquesitas Yucatecas con Nutella y Queso.

This is a rolled-up crispy wafer tube about 20 cm in size, with a filling to your taste. Usually, it is stuffed with Gouda cheese along with a sweet stuffing — Nutella, banana, strawberries, Peanut butter, various jams, cajeta (a type of caramel sauce), chocolate sauce, condensed milk, etc. The taste of Marquesitas is unique for its perfect combination of sweet, salty, crunchy and...
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Italian dinner tonight!

Homemade squid ink pasta with garlic shrimp Raviolo al’ Uovo / Ricotta and egg ravioli with almond sage butter
Recipe for the pasta dough is so easy: for 2 cups of flour you will need 3 eggs. Also we are using a Kitchen Aid for the dough and pasta. For the ravioli this time I used Ricotta cheese, 1 egg,...
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