Shmeini Atzeret / Simchat Torah Menu Plan (The Updated Version)

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It occurred to me last night that (a) I am really burned out on cooking already and (b) I'm feeling like all we've been doing the last week is EATING. And eating. And eating. So, I decided to revamp our menu plan to make things a little … [Read more...]

Reminder! Folding Chairs for Your Sukkah – We got ours and they are awesome

  I just wanted to remind you about this awesome deal from Get this Canopy Solid Wood Folding Chairs (set of 2) in a Mahogany Finish for only $39 ($19.50 per chair). The chairs were originally $68 per pair, so this is a huge … [Read more...]

Sukkot Menu Plan (2012)

PHOTO CREDIT: JDCC If you follow Kosher on a Budget on Facebook, you know that I've been avoiding/dreading menu planning for Sukkot. Even though Rosh Hashana went remarkably well, I always seem to get that post-yom tov letdown, in which I … [Read more...]

Happy Camper Wasp & Bee Trap – No More Insects In Your Sukkah

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Plagued by bees and wasps in your Sukkah? Here's a chemical-free, electricity-free solution! The Happy Camper Re-usable Hanging Wasp and Bee Trap, found - of course - on Amazon. It's just $8.09 - a price for which I'm willing to give this a … [Read more...]

Sukkah Decorations – Glass Moroccan Lanterns for $6.37

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If you are looking for some new sukkah decorations, I just found these cute Moroccan-style lanterns on Amazon for only $6.37 (originally $19.95). The lanterns are 10-inches tall and available in blue, red and green. Shipping is free with Amazon … [Read more...]

Killer Deals on Folding Tables & Chairs for Your Sukkah

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It's time to start digging the Sukkot stuff out of our garage. And one thing I know for sure that is on our list to buy is a folding table - and chairs. Well, look at these killer deals I just found on! Get this 6-foot Mainstays … [Read more...]

8 Ways to Save for the High Holidays


Now that it's officially Elul, it's time to start getting ready for the High Holidays. Here on Kosher on a Budget, "geting ready" refers not to selichot and shofar-blowing, but to budgets, menu plans and grocery lists. September is definitely one … [Read more...]

Half Off Table Top Patio Heater ($30 Shipped)

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Mara's random deal of the day... Get this truly awesome looking table-top patio heater from Home Depot for just $29.99, regularly $59.99. Shipping is free thru the end of today (12/22). Please remember to click thru Ebates to get 3% cashback on … [Read more...]

Virtual Sukkah Hop Tour, Part 3


This is the third and final part of the KOAB Virtual Sukkah Hop tour. I have so enjoyed getting to peek into some of the KOAB readers' sukkot - and I hope that you all have as well! Enjoy these last moments before we take down our sukkot and brace … [Read more...]

Virtual Sukkah Hop Tour, Part 2


Welcome back to the worldwide sukkah tour! You can visit Part 1 of the tour here. First up, I want to highlight the wonderful bloggers who linked up with pictures of their sukkot! Thanks guys. Here is Organized Jewish Home's absolutely stunning … [Read more...]