Ola Rokita

Hi! I am Ola and I want to share with you my simple baking recipes that can change your life and how you feel.
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Breads

Banana Bread

Ola Rokita16 February 2019Comment (1)

Don’t throw away your very ripe bananas! Use them instead to make a delicious and nutritious Banana Bread.

Belgian Waffles

Ola Rokita05 February 2019Comments (2)

Belgian Waffles or, as I grew up knowing them, “Gofry”, are my favorite breakfast treat. Summers would not be summers without waffles. As a kid growing up in Poland, waffles were sold everywhere during the summer. They were sold on the beeches, in the town squares, near parks, or even by the road side. Kind […]

Latkes – Potato Pancakes

Ola Rokita26 December 2018Comment (1)

Potato pancakes, also known as latkes, were the perfect comfort food during winters when I was growing up. They can be eaten as a side dish or just on their own. My grandmother made the best latkes. They were so light and crispy that they tasted more like dessert rather than a side dish. The […]

Cinnamon & Almond Rolls

Ola Rokita08 November 2018Comments (5)

Cinnamon rolls and fall go perfectly together. Add the fact that my daughter loves cinnamon. Hence, her recent request to make cinnamon rolls. I was certainly inspired, especially since I knew this is going to be a popular snack with my kids. As a kid back in Poland I used to love eating noodles in […]

Eating healthy in the United States has been a challenge for me. Coming from Europe, where I was exposed to delicious, simple, and homemade food, helped me realize quickly that unhealthy food dominates the shelves at the many major grocery stores in the U.S. I also realized that many people in the U.S. want, and […]