HAPPY CANADA DAY

Canada Day  is the national holiday in Canada to celebrate the country and show off national pride. July 1st commemorates the joining of Canada’s original three provinces (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and the Canada province, which is now Ontario and Quebec) as one nation in 1867. The celebrations start early in the morning and end…

Grandmother’s pancakes

When I was a kid, eating pancakes at my grandmothers house felt like winning a lottery. I now live 6600 km from my grandmother and I always miss her pancakes. I have tried to make them myself but they have never turned out quite like hers. I remember the strong  taste of baking powder and I…

Maiu´s special morning potatoes

Once upon a time these fried potatoes were my signature dish. Everyone who came over wanted my fried potatoes. I think it was the Estonian spices that brought the awesome taste to the table. I still bring them over every time I go to Estonia – Santa Maria Meat overall spice and a Potato spice. So when…