why i (almost) like bees.

taking photos of bees was never something I thought I’d be up for. I was around 7 or 8, me … More

110 Krupnik, autumn vegetable and barley soup

if there is a soup i adore, it’s krupnik. krupnik is a Polish soup, made with (usually) meat broth, containing … More

109 No-waste Polish Chocolate Truffles

i don’t know if you’ve ever heard about Polish weddings. they are usually big, last until morning and are famous … More

Zielona, the place I call home.

there is a village in the south of Poland, squeezed between three rivers and an old, vast forest. the village … More

103 a few stories about Palm Sunday, memory and nostalgia

I think I wrote about this before. about the interesting mechanism of reminiscing and remembering. and nostalgia. romanticising. idealising places, people, … More

94 Potato fritters with vegetable sauce (Placki ziemniaczane z sosem warzywnym)

Yet again, I’m reaching out to Polish cuisine. Funny, how a diet of an average Polish person depends on potatoes. … More

92 Polish ‘doughnuts’ with cheese (Pączki z serem)

Sorry for the long silence. I’ve just come back from a two-week long holiday in Poland. I had a lovely … More