FREE Omer Printable Calendar for Kids & Families (Exclusively for KOAB Facebook Fans)

Omer Calendar

As a special thank you for being a fan of Kosher on a Budget, I have created this fun FREE Omer Calendar printable just for you. Just head over HERE to download yours. If you're not yet a fan, you'll be prompted to "like" Kosher on a Budget … [Read more...]

Our Shavuot Menu Plan

Roasted Potatoes with Herbs

Maybe it's because my husband's been away, and we've been in "bare minimum" mode. Or maybe it's because I love dairy and don't have to think too hard about what I want to eat for two days of dairy meals. But until this moment, I haven't sat … [Read more...]

10 FREE Shavuot Coloring Pages & Crafts

10 Shavuot Crafts & Coloring Pages

Here are some great free Shavuot coloring pages and craft activities for your children & grandchildren: 1. Shavuot Coloring Pages from Aish.com 2. Shavuot Coloring Pages from Torah Tots 3. Shavuot Print & Color Pages from … [Read more...]

The Perfect Bourekas + Cookbook Giveaway (3 Winners)

The Perfect Boureka

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to the winners: Lori A., Teri G., and Betty P. I love dairy. And  I love carbs. And oh my goodness, I love dairy and carbs together. Which is why when I lived in Israel, my absolute favorite … [Read more...]

Shavuot Jigsaw Puzzle – $7.99, Shipped

Shavuot Jigsaw Puzzle

This is kinda random, timing-wise, but I just noticed that Amazon has the Shavuot Jigsaw Puzzle by Melissa & Doug marked down to $7.99 right now. We got the Passover Jigsaw Puzzle (for $2 more, mind you -- sold out now) last year and it was a … [Read more...]

Chag Sameach!

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Chag HaShavuot, Chag HaKatzir, Chag/Yom HaBikurim, Zman Matan Torateinu. No matter what you call it, Shavuot is one of my absolute favorite holidays! I love the whole harvest aspect, I love Megillat Rut, I love making a zer prachim (a wreath of … [Read more...]

Shavuot – FREE Coloring Pages & Activities

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PHOTO CREDIT   If you're looking for something to keep little ones busy today as you frantically finish your cooking for a three-day chag (don't tell me you're already done and getting a manicure today... okay?), here's a round-up of some … [Read more...]

Shavuot Menu Planning Ideas

baked panko mozz balls and creamy tomato soup

Still not sure what you're cooking for Shavuot? Allow me to provide some Pin-spiration. Baked Panko Mozzarella Balls with Creamy Tomato Soup from Peas and Crayons Martha Stewart's Creamy Mac-n-Cheese from Smitten Kitchen Rustic Bread … [Read more...]

S’mores Cheesecake Brownies

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My favorite holiday to cook for is, without a doubt, Shavuot. All my years as a vegetarian have definitely given me a strong preference for dairy recipes! I'm getting excited about putting together our menu, especially since we'll be celebrating … [Read more...]

{Expired} GIVEAWAY | Not2Shabbey Hand Painted Cake Plate (Retail Value $149)

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I know a lot of you are going to be VERY excited about today's giveaway. One lucky Kosher on a Budget reader will win this STUNNING hand-painted glass covered cake plate from Not2Shabbey (retail value $149). Won't this be perfect for your Shavuot … [Read more...]