The simplest doughnuts ever

This year my kid fell ill for Mardi Gras and so I had no time or energy for a real doughnut, although I honestly wanted to make the best, fluffiest, glazed doughnuts ever. In Hungary, we celebrate the Carnival season in schools every year, the children dress up, eat doughnuts and sing away the winter.…

Winter elsewhere – Tél máshol

Ez itt nem Kanada, ez bizony a Balaton, pontosan két éve. Befagyva, csodás fehéren. Akkor még nagyon aktívan fotóztam. This is not Canada, it is lake Balaton exactly two years ago. It was frozen and beutiful and white. I used to take a lot more photos back then.

New year, new post

I've been away for a while and my English posts are way behind.  The period before Christmas was tough, and we decided to have a simple and possibly quiet Christmas. The snowstorm on Christmas Day and the arctic blast that came after made us stay inside, and the children needed more our attention as well,…

My three-onion soup

I'm pretty sure I'm not the first to cook this soup but I'm pretty sure  it was really heartwarming to eat when I cooked it for the first time one winter evening. Also, I must admit that I'm not really a soup lover. But I have a French husband, whose mother and grandmother cooked rich…

in English

I start this part of the blog for my dear non-Hungarian friends, who mainly ask me for my recipes. I promised them food, so here you go. By some Hungarian paprika, buy some good flour, find some good kitchenware, and we're ready to go. Until then, have a look at my photos under the category…