It’s a Giveaway | Brand New “Celebrate” Cookbook By Chef Elizabeth Kurtz (3 Winners)

Just in time for your Pesach menu planning, I have an awesome giveaway for my KOAB friends today! Emunah of America has published a brand new cookbook by the singular kosher chef Elizabeth Kurtz, called Celebrate: Food Family Shabbos. I … [Read more...]

Easy (But Still Elegant) Chicken Rolls

Aren't these pretty? I was asked last week if I write recipes? I sort of laughed and said, "Well, if you can call it that." Then I went on to explain that while I used to love to patchke (putter about) in the kitchen, over the last few years, … [Read more...]

Lemon Strawberry Sorbet (Kosher for Passover)

When it comes to Passover desserts, I believe that less is more. I make chocolate covered strawberries every year, and a batch of matzah "crack". A good fruit salad goes a long way, too. And then there is this refreshing, delicious Strawberry … [Read more...]

Weekly Menu Plan (Week of 3/27/16)

It's Sunday morning, which means .... Time for some menu planning! The post-Purim week is always a challenge in our house. My goal with this menu plan was to create health-full meals that will somehow compete with the baskets-full of JUNK that … [Read more...]

Weekly Menu Plan (Week of 3/20/16)

It's Sunday night and I'm back with a quick menu plan post. Did you miss my menu plan last week? That's because for the second time in three weeks, I didn't post one (oops!). Last week, I had the good fortune of spending five days out in Phoenix, … [Read more...]

How to Make Cauliflower Rice

If you are gluten-free, grain-free, or even just trying to eat less simple carbs, you may already know about this delicious dish. Cauliflower rice is my favorite substitute for a starchy side dish at dinner. It's easy to make and really delicious. … [Read more...]

Weekly Menu Plan (Week of 3/6/16)

It's Sunday and I'm back with a quick menu plan post. Did you miss my menu plan last week? That's because I didn't post one (oops!). I spent a few days in Kansas City, helping out a family member. I did a lot of Whole30-friendly freezer cooking … [Read more...]

Menu Planning with Leah | 4 Weeks Worth of Menu Plans

Please help me welcome back menu planning whiz, Leah Eisenberg Polikoff. Last month, she shared the "why" and "how" behind menu planning. This month, she's digging into the mechanics of menu planning -- and sharing an entire month's worth of menu … [Read more...]

New Kosher by Design Cookbook: Brings It Home (Tuscan Square Roast Recipe)

Susie Fishbein fans, get excited: She has a new cookbook called Kosher by Design: Brings It Home -- and it will be released in just one week's time, on February 29th. You can pre-order now from Amazon, which has it marked down 25% right now. And … [Read more...]

Weekly Menu Plan (Week of 2/21/16)

It's Sunday, so time for another quick menu planning post! I am not always "good" about menu planning, but when I am, I find that it has two great benefits: 1. We save money 2. We avoid the 5 pm melt-downs! If you're not menu planning yet, you may … [Read more...]