Plain Polish Honey Cake (“Miodownik”)

‘Tis the season for sore throats and colds.  Having some honey handy, ready to work its medicinal wonders, is a must.  Of late, I’ve had a few spoonful’s myself, sprinkled with some freshly squeezed lemon juice, to make sure I recall how to make this century-old home remedy when sore throats take over my house. […]

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Honey-Glazed Chicken on Couscous

Yes, this is a photo of a chicken platter being served in a disposable aluminum container.  This is my story.  I was faced with a sign-up sheet for “entrée/appetizer.”  Ugh.  I am OK covering dessert, but feel like running the other way when it’s my turn to bring a savory dish.  Why?  Aside from the […]

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