Painting Hungarian Designs on Plates

Painting Hungarian Designs on Plates

  My Name is Larissa Paulik Bashura.  Both of my parents are Hungarian.  My father, and I have been working on our family tree for many years.   My Paternal Grandmother was born in Ungvar, Hungary in 1913 and came to the United States via Ellis...
What is Paprika?

What is Paprika?

Let’s talk a little about paprika! Although not native to Hungary, paprika has been embraced and infused in such a way that it would be very difficult to separate paprika from Hungarian gastronomy. After several hundred years, paprika has become a permanent part...
Painted Toes ~ Matyó Style!

Painted Toes ~ Matyó Style!

I love Hungarian folk art! And, if you haven’t noticed yet, I love to see it expressed in a variety of ways! We love to encourage the connection to Hungarian folk art, even if you are a bit removed from your Hungarian heritage. So, here we are with some...
Decorated Cakes with Hungarian themes

Decorated Cakes with Hungarian themes

We love Hungarian everything and wanted to add a special touch to a recent event. It has been a long time since I helped make a dobos torta and I haven’t ever made any other tortes (though I think I ought to at least try it once!) so that was out of the question...