Salmon Wellington for Christmas Eve

My mother’s side of the family is 100% Polish Catholic which means we don’t actually open our presents and celebrate Christmas on Christmas Day. Instead we celebrate with a large “fish only” meal (similar to Lent) on Christmas Eve, and…


These Boots Are Made for Walkin’

“These boots are made for walking… And that’s just what they’ll do… One of these days these boots… Are gonna walk all over you Are you ready, boots? Start walking” — “These Boots Are Made For Walkin’” Lyrics by Lee Hazlewood


Classic Shortbread Cookies

Today I’m sharing a recipe that is very close to my heart and perfect to make this festive time of year: classic shortbread cookies from the famous Rose Bakery in Paris. I have to be honest: I’ve tried a lot…