Category Archives: Hungarian

Update on my language study of Hungarian

Here is an update on my Hungarian work to date. I have no idea where I am going with this but I do know several things: language learning as a senior is a plus as it works a part of … Continue reading

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On Learning Hungarian…

I must be crazy. I have made tentative tries to learn Hungarian and I always stop. Perhaps, as I get older, learning a new language is a good idea as it utilizes the part of the brain often attacked by … Continue reading

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My madeleines…

Most everyone has heard of Proust, I don’t think it is just a French major kind of thing. Many have heard of the his story of having tea and madeleines and having the experience cause him to recall things from … Continue reading

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A Trip to Bende’s…

Sometimes, I cannot refuse a bargain. MK thinks it is in my DNA. I am a good bargain shopper and I don’t mind stopping at more than one store to find what I need. It isn’t even just for bargains, … Continue reading

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Getting on my inner Hungarian: Making kiflis

I somehow got the idea that among the other cookies we were making that we should try to make some kiflis, the omnipresent, yet unphotographed (by me…what a stupid move for someone who takes photos by the hundreds) Hungarian pastry … Continue reading

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