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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September 2018

Pierogi, very similar to dumplings, are a staple of Polish cuisine. My grandmother would make pierogi for our dinners and for dessert. She would stuff them with meat, cabbage, potatoes, apples, cheese, or strawberries. But my favorite pierogi were the ones stuffed with sweet blueberries. Blueberry pierogi remind me of summers in Poland. Summers in […]

I always think of September as the apple month. During this time apples grow everywhere. And when I was a child, I remember that my grandmother would bring bags and bags of apples home. My favorite is the Cortland apple. It’s perfect for baking and delicious to eat. Cortland apples have a hint of raspberry […]

Racuchy are Polish pancakes, but better. The main difference is that they are made with yeast rather than baking powder and therefore are lighter, airer, and healthier. Use yeast rather than baking powder when making Racuchy, the Polish pancakes Personally, I discovered that whenever I eat baking powder I get acid reflux. Also, most commercial […]