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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Cakes

Aurelia’s Apple Cake

Ola Rokita04 October 2019Comments (0)

Apples, apples, and more apples in the fall means lots of delicious baking opportunities Apple cake is one of those recipes I make regularly, especially in the fall. Apples are in abundance in September and October. Red, yellow, and green apples fill the produce sections in grocery stores and farmers’ markets. Personally I enjoy taking […]

Simple and Delicious Carrot Cake

Ola Rokita23 September 2019Comments (0)

Carrot cake is one of my favorites to bake during the fall season. While pumpkin is the popular choice for most around this time, I prefer the delicate and sweet taste of carrot and cinnamon. Simple ingredients means less work for you! I almost always have two or three extra carrots laying around, so I […]

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 […]

Babka with Sweet Cheese

Ola Rokita28 June 2018Comments (2)

Delicious and fluffy Babka is one of my favorite, lightly sweet breakfast or desert breads my grandmother used to make. This yeast-based sweet bread can be made with all sorts of fillings, such as chocolate, cheese, poppy seeds, plum preserves, and so on. It takes a bit of time to make, but it’s worth it. […]