Quick & Easy Pumpkin Coffee Cake

'Tis the season for all things pumpkin. Although the truth is that I cook with pumpkin year-round -- from pumpkin soup to pumpkin bread to mini pumpkin muffins for Shabbat. Last week, I had the crazy idea to turn my regular pumpkin bread recipe … [Read more...]

Sufganiyot (AKA Homemade Jelly Donuts)

I can't believe it's almost Chanukah! Didn't we just put away our sukkah?! When we moved to Israel, we adopted the tradition of making sufganiyot for Chanukah instead of latkes (levivot). One year, my friend and I offered to make sufganiyot for the … [Read more...]

8 Ways to Give Gifts When You Have Little to No Budget

I love finding great deals for you on toys, jewelry and housewares. It makes me happy to know that my readers aren't paying retail for their Chanukah gifts! But what happens when 50% off is still 100% too much? As I say often here on KOAB, it's … [Read more...]

10 Sukkot & Simchat Torah Coloring Pages

Chag Sameach! I shared these the last couple of years, but they are always such a hit that I wanted to reshare today. Here are 10 fun (and free!) coloring pages to share with your kiddos. Might even be good for some last minute Sukkah … [Read more...]

Gmar Chatima Tova | גמר חתימה טובה

Gmar Chatima Tova! May we all be sealed in the Book of Life and may we be blessed with a year of experiences that are simultaneously good and sweet. This year, I am really focusing on the idea that sweet things are not always good for us, and … [Read more...]

Shana Tova!

I know we're all busy, but I wanted to take a moment to wish all of you a wonderful new year. May your year be filled with blessings of health, happiness, success, and fulfillment. Here are some of my favorite Rosh Hashana posts -- from this … [Read more...]

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...]

{LAST DAY} Rosh Hashana KosherWine.com Sale + Exclusive KOAB Coupon Code = Amazing Prices & FREE Case Shipping

Okay East Coast Friends! Today is the LAST DAY to place your Rosh Hashana wine order and get it shipped for FREE (when you order a case) in time for yomtov. ***YOU MUST ORDER BY 5PM TONIGHT (Sept. 8)! ----- Just in time for Rosh … [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...]