Tag: Beets

Especially for Mother’s Day…

A holiday in the midst of spring in full bloom, on the second Sunday of May, is dedicated to those whom we love and appreciate most in our lives – our unsurpassed mothers. A day of affection, kindness, and care devoted to our birth givers and greatest confidantes. This Mother’s Day, show your utmost gratitude [Continue]

May 3rd Parade – Celebrate Polish National Constitution Day with “I love Poland and you should too!”

Every year in May, Chicago hosts one of the largest and most pompous parades in the country – the Polish Constitution Day Parade. Held for the 124th time as of 2015, this parade is held in honor of the first democratic constitution drafted in 1791 in Europe – that of Poland – which also happened [Continue]

“Smigus Dyngus” – the Polish “Wet Monday”!

Smigus-Dyngus, also known as “Lany Poniedzialek” or “Wet Monday“, held on Easter Monday, is that one day a year when it is absolutely acceptable for someone to pour a bucket of water onto another’s head and not get retribution for it! Hence why, most youths are more than excited for its arrival. A tradition held [Continue]

Easter Sunday Celebration

Easter is by far the oldest and most celebrated of Christian holidays, celebrated on the first Sunday after the first full moon spring. Generally falling between the period of March 22nd and April 25th, it does not possess a fixed date. As with most holidays, so it is with this one that is possesses many [Continue]

Beetroot Concentrate – All you could want for a delicious Polish Red Borscht! – Just in time for Christmas Eve!

Beetroot Concentrate is the type of product that should find its place in every kitchen valuing healthy and delicious foods. A long-time staple of Polish food, beetroot concentrate is often used in the process of making the famous Polish red borscht. And what better time to cook borscht than now, with the approach of Christmas? [Continue]