Shavuot Menu Planning Ideas

Still not sure what you're cooking for Shavuot? Allow me to provide some Pin-spiration. Get things started with this delicious Baked Panko Mozzarella Balls with Creamy Tomato Soup from Peas and Crayons My kids love Wacky Mac, but … [Read more...]

Passover Menu Plan 2016

My 10 year old came home from school the other day and told me a joke. Ima, have you cleaned yet for Pesach? A little bit, mostly upstairs. Why? Well, have you started cooking? Nope, not yet! Well, you'd better get on it. Pesach is coming. Don't … [Read more...]

It’s a Giveaway | Brand New “Celebrate” Cookbook By Chef Elizabeth Kurtz (3 Winners)

Just in time for your Pesach menu planning, I have an awesome giveaway for my KOAB friends today! Emunah of America has published a brand new cookbook by the singular kosher chef Elizabeth Kurtz, called Celebrate: Food Family Shabbos. I … [Read more...]

Easy (But Still Elegant) Chicken Rolls

Aren't these pretty? I was asked last week if I write recipes? I sort of laughed and said, "Well, if you can call it that." Then I went on to explain that while I used to love to patchke (putter about) in the kitchen, over the last few years, … [Read more...]

Lemon Strawberry Sorbet Passover Recipe

Sign up for the Kosher on a Budget Passover Newsletter to get more Passover recipes, plus budget tips, deals and freebies. Subscribers also get a FREE copy of my seder planning checklist. I'm resharing this oldie but goodie! I originally posted this … [Read more...]

Weekly Menu Plan (Week of 3/27/16)

It's Sunday morning, which means .... Time for some menu planning! The post-Purim week is always a challenge in our house. My goal with this menu plan was to create health-full meals that will somehow compete with the baskets-full of JUNK that … [Read more...]

Weekly Menu Plan (Week of 3/20/16)

It's Sunday night and I'm back with a quick menu plan post. Did you miss my menu plan last week? That's because for the second time in three weeks, I didn't post one (oops!). Last week, I had the good fortune of spending five days out in Phoenix, … [Read more...]

How to Make Cauliflower Rice

If you are gluten-free, grain-free, or even just trying to eat less simple carbs, you may already know about this delicious dish. Cauliflower rice is my favorite substitute for a starchy side dish at dinner. It's easy to make and really delicious. … [Read more...]

Weekly Menu Plan (Week of 3/6/16)

It's Sunday and I'm back with a quick menu plan post. Did you miss my menu plan last week? That's because I didn't post one (oops!). I spent a few days in Kansas City, helping out a family member. I did a lot of Whole30-friendly freezer cooking … [Read more...]

Menu Planning with Leah | 4 Weeks Worth of Menu Plans

Please help me welcome back menu planning whiz, Leah Eisenberg Polikoff. Last month, she shared the "why" and "how" behind menu planning. This month, she's digging into the mechanics of menu planning -- and sharing an entire month's worth of menu … [Read more...]