Easy 3-Ingredient Baked Orzo

Sometimes I wonder if it's redundant of me to put the word "easy" in a recipe title on my blog. I mean, by now, you guys know that I'm all about easy recipes. I just don't do complicated anymore. Once upon a time, before I had kids, I embraced … [Read more...]

Rosh Hashana Simanim “Tapas”-Style Menu Plan

Okay, you guys, I got a CRAZY idea in my head -- but I'm super excited about it. I sure hope my family will love it and that it will become a new tradition! For Rosh Hashana dinner the second night*, I've decided that instead of having a third … [Read more...]

Delicious Rosh Hashana Side Dish Recipes

Not sure what side dishes you are going to make for Rosh Hashana this year? I hope that this post will help! I've scoured the web and here are the most interesting, mouth-watering and seasonally-inspired side dishes I found. Perfect for your New … [Read more...]

Easy Shabbat Lunch Menu

When we moved to Cleveland last fall, we were blessed to find ourselves in a very special community -- one that graciously reached out to us as a new family and invited us into their homes for many, many Shabbatot in a row. These meals … [Read more...]

36 Apple Recipes for Rosh Hashana

Apples and honey are the ultimate Rosh Hashana tradition. But if you want to spice things up this yomtov, why not try one of these 36 mouth-watering apple recipes? I'm reprising this post two years ago, since it's still the best source I've got for … [Read more...]

Homemade Falafel Mix

A year ago, a dear reader shared with me this amazing recipe for homemade falafel mix. I made it the very next week -- and wow! So simple! So delicious! I actually tried making falafel once from scratch - like from actual dried chick peas. OMG, … [Read more...]

Easiest Chocolate Chip Cookie Bars — Without Margarine (or Butter)

If there's one thing you guys have probably learned about me by now it's that when it comes to cooking, I don't do complicated. Well, fine, okay. I make these avocado egg rolls, and those are admittedly complicated. But I only make them once a … [Read more...]

Chocolate Marshmallow Clusters *Easiest Passover Candy Recipe*

As you guys know, I'm down an oven - my oven broke the Friday before Pesach and I'm *still* fighting with the home warranty company to take care of it. Our entire Pesach menu, therefore, has had to be stove-top. Since brownies, cakes and even … [Read more...]

Kosher for Passover Vegan Meatballs

This is a guest post from kosher vegan blogger and cookbook author, Rena Reich. After having many KOAB readers ask me specifically about vegan KLP recipes, I was thrilled when Rena offered to share her Vegan Meatballs recipe. I’ve been vegan for … [Read more...]

Allergy-Friendly Hamantaschen | Gluten-Free, Egg-Free & Dairy-Free

When my friend's son had to be put on a rather extreme elimination diet right before Purim, she briefly fretted about hamantaschen. And then she blew it out of the water with this incredible allergen-free alternative. When she posted the above … [Read more...]