Menu Plan for Week of August 22nd (Whole30 / Paleo-Friendly)

Hey - look at that! It's a menu planning post! Our summer was a bit hectic and I will admit that menu planning took a back seat. But with school starting up again next week, I'm trying to reestablish some good kitchen routines. Like having the … [Read more...]

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...]