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Russian Beef Stroganoff Recipe

Russian Beef Stroganoff Recipe

Beef Stroganoff is a basic Russian comfort food. The first written recipes for this tasty dish appeared in Russian cookbooks in the mid eighteen-hundreds. Stroganoff is believed to have named after the┬áStroganov family, who were wealthy merchants of that time.Read More →

Chak-Chak Recipe from Russian

Chak-Chak Recipe from Russian

Chak-Chak is a delightful Russian dessert made from an unleavened dough and after it is fried, it is coated with a sticky, honey glaze. You will find many variations of the spelling of this dessert depending on at area ofRead More →

P’yanitsa :: A Russian Card Game

P’yanitsa :: A Russian Card Game

P’yanitsa is a version of the card game War and a favorite among Russian children. When learning about games from around the world, it is interesting to note how many games are the same or simply variations of games thatRead More →


Easter Bunny Bark via Sally’s Baking Addiction

Even if you don’t have a white thumb… the baking counterpart to a gardener’s green

Two Wrongs Make a Right for these Crocheted Bunnies

There is an old adage… “Two wrongs don’t make a right”… but in this case,

Dot Painting on Wooden Eggs Tutorial

Just imagine a basket full of these “country garden” dot painting on wooden eggs. Easy

Natural Easter Egg Dyes

So we finally did it. This year we made our own natural Easter egg dyes

Natural Easter Egg Dye Recipes Showcase

For the last several years I have wanted to make our own natural Easter egg

Crackle Eggs Tutorial

Give your eggs a nice, aged looked with our crackle eggs tutorial. Learn how to

Sheep Knit and Crochet Patterns

If you plan to knit or crochet gifts for Easter… yep… I said Easter… it

Wet Felted Colorful Wool Easter Eggs

  These soft and colorful wet felted eggs make a lovely addition to any spring

Gnome Patterns & Stories

Peg Trolls Tutorial

Whether you are in love with the retro trolls from the 60s or the zany trolls

Gnome Leprechaun Peg Doll With Roving Hair

Nothing says trouble or fun as much as a gnome leprechaun! Using our tutorial make one

Applique Patterns Directory

Dinosaur Collection :: Dimetrodon Applique

When I was a child, my first exposure to the world of dinosaurs was from the

Folk Art Bird Applique :: Folk Art Pets Collection

Our simple Folk Art Bird Applique will surely make you smile no matter where you choose

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