Today is National Pierogi Day!

I’m mostly Polish, my maiden name is Kowal.  Growing up, my parents made pierogi the way their families made them, mostly with farmers cheese and potato, boiled then pan-fried in butter.  (Sorry, I don’t have the recipe as I never requested it as it’s too much work.)  They were always made for Christmas, and they… Continue reading Today is National Pierogi Day!

Disney Dining Review – California Grill

We’ve been to Disney a lot. Thirteen times over twenty-one years. And we have eaten at many, many restaurants in and around the parks.  At last count we have eaten at 46 different restaurants.  I love to try new places but I also have quite a few that I like to return to time and time again.  … Continue reading Disney Dining Review – California Grill

Today is National Pancake Day!

When it comes to ordering breakfast I almost always order blueberry pancakes.  However, on one of our first trips to Hawaii, I decided to try something new and tried macadamia nut  pancakes.  I was hooked and tried to order these whenever they were available on the menu. At a recent trip to Oahu, I ordered the macadamia… Continue reading Today is National Pancake Day!

Hawaiian Garlic Shrimp

We’ve been to Hawaii many times and enjoy eating local whenever we can.  One of our favorite meals that we enjoy when on vacation is a plate of garlic shrimp.  On the island of Kauai our favorite place is Shrimp Station in Wailea and on Oahu we like Giovanni’s up on the North Shore. It’s just a simple plate of delicious… Continue reading Hawaiian Garlic Shrimp