Thanksgiving Sweet Potato Casserole with Pecan Crunch Topping

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and like every other holiday we've celebrated this year, 2020 Thanksgiving will be very different from what we are accustomed. This is the first year I will be home in Israel since making aliyah four years … [Read more...]

My Rosh Hashana Menu Plan (2020 ~ Aka Covid Year)

You guys. You don't need me to tell you this, but 2020 / 5780 has been such a challenging year. Remember back before Pesach, when everyone was like "Oh, it's so sad to be alone for seder, but by Rosh Hashana, we'll all be together … [Read more...]

My Rosh Hashana Menu Plan (2019)

In better late than never news, I have finally made my menu plan for Rosh Hashana. I've even started cooking. Okay, fine. I've only made one thing – double batch of honey cookies. But dessert is a priority, right?  Of course, I used … [Read more...]

Last Chance for HOT Rosh Hashanah Deals At KosherWineDOTcom!

Update 9/24: Today is the last day to order from Florida and the Upper Midwest to get guaranteed delivery for Rosh Hashana! Tomorrow (9/25) is the last day for the East Coast. So go order your wine now! Do you need some wine for your Rosh … [Read more...]

Sweet Potato Tart Tatin (Great Thanksgiving Recipe) + GIVEAWAY of The Healthy Jewish Kitchen Cookbook

Looking for a special recipe for your Thanksgiving table? This stunning Sweet Potato Tart Tartin by chef Paula Shoyer definitely fits the bill. Best selling author of The Healthy Kosher Baker and the new Healthy Jewish Kitchen, Paula Shoyer is a … [Read more...]

Rosh Hashana Round-Up | Recipes, Menu Plans and More

I have to be honest, I'm not doing my normal menu planning this year for the chagim. At least not for Rosh Hashana. We're just two and a half weeks in Israel, and at this point, I'm just trying to keep my head above water! Maybe by Sukkot, I'll be … [Read more...]

10 Delicious Rosh Hashana Dessert Recipes

Wondering what to make for dessert this Rosh Hashana? Wonder no more! Here are 10 amazing desserts, perfect for Rosh Hashana. And bonus, they're great for Sukkot, too. These are desserts I have made and personally recommend, desserts I am planning … [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...]

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...]

36 Apple Recipes for Rosh Hashana

Apples and honey are the ultimate Rosh Hashana tradition. But if you want to spice things up this yomtov, why not try one of these 36 mouth-watering apple recipes? I'm reprising this post two years ago, since it's still the best source I've got for … [Read more...]