Serbian Inspired Chicken Soup

Chicken soup is a favorite in my house. We make it pretty often and it never seems to get old. Here is my variation of Chicken soup to bring some Serbian flavor to your table.

Chicken soup is probably one of the most popular soups out there. There are so many ways to prepare it. My version of chicken soup is inspired by my Serbian heritage. I use garlic and vegeta to get that Eastern European taste.

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Vegeta, a Croatian Seasoning

Bring Balkan inspired food to the table with just a bit of Vegeta.

Vegeta is a versatile seasoning that is produced by a Croatian Company,  Podravka. It has been around since the birth of Barbie (1959)!

I am not sure of the correct pronunciation for the word vegeta. I grew up saying Ve-get-a, however I’ve recently heard it called ve-jet-a.

Eating and cooking with vegeta make me feel like I am stepping into Eastern Europe. It is a staple seasoning in the Balkans.

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How to Fill Your Palacinke

Palacinke is like eggs and jeans. It goes with anything. But, if you need a few ideas…

I am a bit late with this post. Izvini (Sorry).

Last food post I shared the recipe for palacinke, the Serbian pancake. Today I share some of my favorite ways to eat them.

Palacinke is like eggs and jeans. It goes with anything. You can stuff it with fruit, cream, meats, roasted veggies, fish, sugar and nuts… whatever you taste buds call for, AND you can eat it anytime of day.

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Top 3 Serbian Apps for Kids

Three FREE kid apps to teach your child Serbian or Croatian. They are so easy to use an adult could do it. Here is my take on them and a link to get you going.

Technology has opened so many doors for learning. Information is everywhere! There is no excuse why you cannot do anything. Today gathering data is a simple as looking at your phone. I love it! I remember have to sift through pages and pages of books just to find what I wanted, and it took hours! Man, kids have it easy today. And boy, do they sure covet the use of any electronic device. A BBC article from May 2015, says that kids 5-16 years of age spend an average of six and half hours on electronics daily!

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How to Make Palaćinke

What is palacinke? Palacinke is a Serbian pancake. They are very thin and flat pancakes, much like a crepe. The recipe is very simple and delicious!

What is palacinke? Palacinke is a Serbian pancake. They are very thin and flat pancakes that you fill, then roll up or fold to eat. It’s pretty much a crepe.They are so delicious. My 15 month old son gobbles them up!

Growing up palacinke was one of my favorite dishes! Mom would make it all the time. I would eat it with ground nuts, jelly, and sometimes sugar. But, really you can fill it with anything you want.

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Every Thing You Need to Know to Tell Time in Serbian

It’s never been so easy to learn the time in another language. The AMAZING all-in-one chart for Telling Time in Serbian! It’s the only chart you’ll need and it’s FREE! No more books, apps, websites, or searching. You found it! Just this…

Telling Time in Serbian
Everything you need to know to tell time in Serbian.

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Book Review: Fun With Serbian Letters

I am so thrilled to have found such a useful book.

Fun With Serbian Letters Book Review
Nothing like free piggies on a warm day while reading “Fun With Serbian Letters”. My Girls.

“Fun With Serbian Letters” is an alphabet book that features both the Cyrillic and Latin alphabets. Within it contains 40 pages of pictures, the 30 letters in both alphabets, some short poems, and a full alphabet chart (again, in both alphabets).

So, what are my thoughts?

As soon as my book, “Fun With Serbian Letters” arrived in the mail, I immediately and excitedly opened it.

What can I say…it is exactly what I have been looking for!

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