Wishing You a Gmar Chatima Tova


May we be inscribed and sealed in the Book of Life and may it be for a good year of health and peace! Since I'm not really posting today, I thought I'd share some oldies but goodies you might want to check out today:

Shana Tova!

apples and honey

In the midst of all the commotion, I wanted to take five minutes to wish all of you a wonderful Rosh Hashana. May your year be filled with blessings of sweetness and success -- and lots of great deals! I've shared this video with you a number … [Read more...]

Our Rosh Hashana Menu Plan (2013)


The first night of Rosh Hashana is just a week from tomorrow night. One. Week. (Breathe) I've been meaning to do this for a month, but denial was firmly rooted in my menu planning brain. Last night, however, I took no prisoners, stayed up … [Read more...]

36 Apple Recipes for Rosh Hashana

36 Apple Recipes for Rosh Hashana Collage

Apples and honey are the ultimate Rosh Hashana tradition. But if you want to spice things up this yomtov, try one of these 36 mouth-watering apple recipes -- from main dishes to desserts, and challah to sides. Apple Challah Recipes Photo … [Read more...]

Koren Rosh Hashana Machzor – $23.46, Shipped (*Price Drop*)

Koren Sacks Machzor

It's nice to see the price going down as we get closer to Rosh Hashana! This beautiful Koren Rosh HaShana Mahzor (Hebrew and English Edition) has dropped another $1 to just $23.46, shipped. Shipping is free with your Amazon Prime account - or … [Read more...]

Koren Rosh Hashana Machzor – $24.34, Shipped (Reg. $35)

Koren Sacks Machzor

What better way to start gearing up for Rosh Hashana (yes, friends, it's coming!) than a new Machzor? Especially one this gorgeous! Get the Koren Rosh HaShana Mahzor (Hebrew and English Edition) for just $24.34 right now, originally … [Read more...]

Back to Basics Apple & Potato Peeler – $13, Shipped (Lowest Ever Price)

Apple Peeler

I know, it seems inconceivable. But Rosh Hashana is around the corner. All those apples... The Back To Basics Apple And Potato Peeler is now at its lowest ever price (per the Amazon Price Tracker) on Amazon -- just $13 (reg. $36). I bought this … [Read more...]

Gmar Tov!

Gmar Chatima Tova! May you be signed and sealed in the Book of Life and may you be blessed with a year of comfort, prosperity and peace. If you, like me, struggle to juxtapose the spirituality of Yom Kippur with the responsibilities of motherhood, … [Read more...]

Getting Organized for YomTov Cooking | My (New) Yom Tov Cooking Binder

yomtov to do list

Do you ever do something that is so simple, so obvious, so effective that you find yourself wondering, "Why didn't I think of this sooner???" That's how I feel about my new yomtov binder! I am so in love with how this very simple binder has … [Read more...]

Rosh Hashana Highs & Lows

How was your yomtov?! My Rosh Hashana "Highs"

  • Sharing wonderful meals and afternoon walks with my husband, children, parents, and dear friends
  • Getting to daven nearly all of musaf the first day in shul (!) and hearing every … [Read more...]