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Zucchini Bread

Zucchini Bread

I got this recipe from my sister-in-law years ago and just unearthed it as we have several leftover zukes in the fridge. I cannot wait to put together some zucchini loaves. Probably after work tomorrow,…

Weekly Dinner Menus 2016 – Week Three

Weekly Dinner Menus 2016 – Week Three

Last week’s menu selections worked out amazingly well. I have plenty of minestrone soup in the freezer – great for lunches. Our British Shabbat was great. This coming week is a light cooking week. Wednesday…

Weekly Dinner Menus 2016 – Week Two

Weekly Dinner Menus 2016 – Week Two

Planning menus last week worked out very well – I felt less pressure, and was very organized. Which kept me a patient wife and mother. WINNING!! This week I hope it works out just as…

Weekly Dinner Menus 2016 – Week One

Weekly Dinner Menus 2016 – Week One

It’s been a while. I started work last week at my new paralegal job (go me!!) and need to get my home life as organized as possible so that I can be superwoman again and…

RECIPE: Turkey Infused Applesauce

RECIPE: Turkey Infused Applesauce

You know how much I love KOL Foods. They sent me some turkey legs so that I could come up with a great Chanukah recipe. Whoops, I mean Thanksgivukkah – the holiday we all celebrated last…

Sukkot Menu – Last Days

Sukkot Menu – Last Days

Wed Night Challah Grilled Chicken Smashed Potatoes Green Beans   Thurs lunch Challah Homemade Macaroni Cheese Salad   Thurs Night – Simchat Torah Challah Gefilte Fish Spreads / Dips   Friday Lunch – Kiddush at…

Sukkot Menu – First Days

Sukkot Menu – First Days

Sukkot 1st Days 1st night – out. Yay. First Day Lunch – Thurs  Challah Hearty Veggie soup Lasagna Israeli salad Ice cream 2nd Night – Thurs night Challah Chicken Soup Meatballs and Rice Steamed Veggies…

Challah Demos in Bergenfield

Challah Demos in Bergenfield

Last Monday I had the honour of doing two challah demonstrations at the Grand & Essex Kosher food Market in Bergenfield. By the end of the evening I had handled / kneaded / manipulated 35…

Rosh Hashana Menus

Rosh Hashana Menus

This year Rosh Hashana starts Wednesday night, ends Friday night, which means we have three days of meals to plan. Here is my tentative plan – the idea is to keep it as simple as…

REVIEW: Empire Chicken Nuggets

REVIEW: Empire Chicken Nuggets

We are very much a chicken / meat and potatoes kind of household, and I don’t always cook meals from scratch. I know, shocking, eh? Sometimes I am so busy that I look for convenience…

Come Learn How to Braid Challah!

Come Learn How to Braid Challah!

I cannot wait for this event. I will be sharing my recipe, and teaching you how to braid the most gorgeous looking challahs. 3 strand, 4 strand, 6 strand, crown challahs for Rosh Hashanna, with…

RECIPE: Cinnamon Bun Cake

RECIPE: Cinnamon Bun Cake

I make this so often and everyone is always asking me for the recipe. So I am finally downloading it from my brain to my blog. I use challah dough. Click for my challah dough…