Russian Salad/ Ruska Salata

fried cutlet garnished with potato and russian salad

According to a quick Google search, this recipe dates back to 1860s. Originally discovered at a Moscow restaurant called Hermitage where it’s chef Lucien Oliver made it a hit. It became so popular all over Russia and people started calling it a Russian Salad. Now it can be found in many restaurants across Eastern Europe. But so decades many families have tried recreating this recipes at home and everyone has their version.

Fall Capsule Wardrobe

photo of woman wearing sunglasses

I know it doesn’t seem very fall-ish out there but you can never start too early with fall shopping. Right? Especially when it’s cute, comfy and chic. I am particularly looking to upgrade my style and I am loving the capsule wardrobe vibes. Being 40, I feel the need for more timeless and classic pieces. Which for me means, neutral and effortless looks that can be worn many different ways. Let me show you what I got.

5 Ingredient Weeknight Family Dinner

baked spaghetti

I’ve said this before and I will say it again, recipes that have a lot of ingredients, are no doubt, full of flavor, but they are exhausting. You have to be in the mood and have a lot of time to cook like that. Neither of which I had today. So 5 Ingredient weeknight family recipe it is.

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