43 Non-Food Items That Don’t Need Passover Certification

I received three emails last week from readers asking about deals on Kosher for Passover personal care items.  At first, I was just going to email them back and say, "Hey, good news! Those products don't require a hechsher -- not even on Pesach. So … [Read more...]

4 Ways to Make Passover More Healthy

This is a guest post by Nina Manolson, Health Coach and founder of NinaManolson.com Passover is big business! It’s a 2 billion dollar-a-year business! When we go to the store, we are inundated with “kosher for Passover” packaged foods. … [Read more...]

Mason Jar Mishloach Manot Ideas

Mason Jar Mishloach Manot were all the rage this year! Want to get in on the fun? Be sure to pin this post for next year. Whether you make a healthy salad in a jar, or go for fun hot cocoa in a jar, the possibilities are endless. Here are some … [Read more...]

Sign Up for the Passover Newsletter + Get FREE Passover Seder Planning Printable for Subscribers

I amthrilled to announce the re-launch of the Kosher on a Budget Passover Newsletter. When you click this link to sign up, you will get a once daily email, rounding up all the best Passover deals, recipes, menu-planning tips, money-saving … [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...]

Mason Jar Salads for Mishloach Manot

It's crunch time on your mishloach manot. If you're looking for a healthier approach, look no further. I was struck by a flash of inspiration today and I'm so excited to share it with you: Shalach Manot Mason Jar Salads! Have you heard about Mason … [Read more...]

17 Sweet & Savory Hamantaschen Recipes

I was never a huge fan of hamantaschen as a kid. I just couldn't understand the appeal of prune filling -- or worse, poppyseed! -- folded inside a dry, crumbly cookie. In the last ten years, however, hamantaschen have been enjoying a revival: … [Read more...]

Chanukah Giveaway #3 | Yair Emanuel Anodized Aluminum 8 Piece Kiddush Set (2 Winners)

This giveaway is now over. Congratulations to the winners: Diane D. and Aliza L.! Happy 6th night of Chanukah, dear readers! As you know, throughout Chanukah, I am hosting a couple of awesome giveaways (like the first one for Venettini … [Read more...]

Chanukah Giveaway #2 | UPPAbaby G-luxe Stroller in Red

This giveaway has now ended. Congratulations to winner, Rebecca G. Happy 3rd night of Chanukah, dear readers! As you know, throughout Chanukah, I am hosting a couple of awesome giveaways (like the first one for Venettini shoes) to help you … [Read more...]

Chanukah Giveaway #1 | Venettini Shoes (2 Winners)

This giveaway has now ended. Congratulations to Shira and Beth M. Happy Chanukah, dear readers! Over the next few days, I'm going to be hosting a couple of awesome giveaways to help you celebrate and enjoy your eight … [Read more...]