Do you like pancakes?  Who doesn’t!  I love them too.  I grew up in Lithuania, where potatoes are a staple food with almost every meal.  But after eating a serving or two (it’s hard to stop with only few of them) you feel full, stuffed and bloated.

Once I took my dear friends (they are Italian and Malaysian) to a Polish restaurant for dinner and they enjoyed a plate of traditional food including potato pancakes.  In about 30 minutes, they started complaining about feeling ‘like balloons’.

So I decided to experiment with other vegetables to find the satisfaction of white potato pancakes, but with a healthier kick.  You would be surprised how many options there are. My favorites are sweet potato and courgette cakes just to mention few.  You can make them savory or sweet, depending on your mood [...]