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Verizon Came Through!

A week ago I was practically shaking in frustration with my phone issues. Two dead phones in two days. A crappy customer service experience at the Verizon Store. I tweeted Verizon – every single twitter…

Scentsy – a Product Review

Recently I was contacted by an online friend and long time blog reader Mallory, who wanted to let me know about her new business selling Scentsy products. She wanted to know if I wanted to…

Macabee is so Cheesy!!

I have three huge culinary loves. Coffee, Steak and Cheeeeeese!! (not all at the same time). We love cheese in this house. All of us. Even Max the Doggle. He will do tricks for cheese,…

The Black Swan

I don’t watch movies a lot – who has the time? But sometimes we will watch something together at home. Movie theaters are expensive and uncomfortable. So last night we watched the Black Swan. It…

Chicken – it’s what’s for dinner!

Last night’s chicken dinner was awesome. In fact, my 15 year old son said to me, “no offense Ima, but this tastes better than anything you ever made”. Ouch. But that was after he said…

Lone Tree Beer – L’chaim!

As you all know, I had the merit to be in Israel in July of this year, and after discussions with David Shire, part owner of the Lone Tree Brewery we arranged for me to…

Quick and Kosher: Meals in Minutes – a Review

This is the second recipe book in Jamie Geller’s portfolio. I will apologize in advance for any gushing I do – her writing style, her honesty, her humour, her family stories, the hint of cooking…

Kosher by Design – Teens and 20- Somethings.

A Review The above titled book is the newest in the Kosher By Design series by Susie Fishbein. This book is aimed at the younger crowd, giving them the knowledge of how to make some…

Do you like to sing?

Do you like to sing at your Shabbat table? My boys have recently got more into it, and if you pass by our house on a Shabbat evening or lunchtime you can hear them singing…

TeeNeck – a product review.

The people at Kosher Casual sent me this product to review. They call it a  “TeeNeck”. To me it looks like a dickie, defined by Merriam Webster as “a small fabric insert worn to fill…

Awesome tee-shirts!!

From Rotem Gear Those of you who are members of my Facebook fan page saw recently that I posted a photograph of myself wearing an awesome t-shirt. (Photo below). This is a fun tee shirt. The…