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...]

New Kosher by Design Cookbook: Brings It Home (Tuscan Square Roast Recipe)

Susie Fishbein fans, get excited: She has a new cookbook called Kosher by Design: Brings It Home -- and it will be released in just one week's time, on February 29th. You can pre-order now from Amazon, which has it marked down 25% right now. And … [Read more...]

Weekly Menu Plan (Week of 2/21/16)

It's Sunday, so time for another quick menu planning post! I am not always "good" about menu planning, but when I am, I find that it has two great benefits: 1. We save money 2. We avoid the 5 pm melt-downs! If you're not menu planning yet, you may … [Read more...]

Weekly Menu Plan (Week of 2/14/16)

Just a quick post to share my weekly menu plan, as promised last week. I'd love to know what you're having as well, so please comment down below to share your plan. We can all take inspiration and ideas from one another! Sunday -- Crockpot chili … [Read more...]

Weekly Menu Plan (Week of 2/7/16)

I was asked to share our weekly menus on the blog (and not just on Facebook), so I'm writing up this quick post! Please comment below to let me know if you like it being shared on the blog. I also really hope you will share your menu plans in the … [Read more...]

Why & How to Menu Plan

Please help me welcome Leah Eisenberg Polikoff as a contributing guest post writer to Kosher on a Budget. Leah is a menu planning whiz, and I feel very lucky that she has agreed to share her know-how with all of us. Look for her posts once or twice a … [Read more...]

The 6 Best Recipes I’ve Found on Pinterest

Fifteen, twenty years ago, I loved cookbooks. I'd read them like I a novel: Cover to cover. I learned to cook by reading cookbooks; I learned which ingredients pair best with which spices; I learned how to chop herbs and mince onions (I think it … [Read more...]

Healthy Chocolate Milk Shake — Filled with Protein

This post is sponsored by Integrated Supplements. All content and opinions are mine alone.  Find out more about sponsored posts in my Disclosure Policy.  A few years ago, a nutritionist recommended to my husband that he start his day with a … [Read more...]

How to Braid a 5-Strand Challah

A couple of weeks ago, I shared this picture of my five-strand challah, all braided and ready to go into the oven. I braid five strands every week for Shabbat - one strand for each member of my family. A few of you asked for instructions and I … [Read more...]