What’s Kosher for Passover at Trader Joe’s {Updated for 2019}

Update 4/7/2019 Because I know you love Trader Joe's... I have made it my business to share an updated copy of this list every year with you. I will say that this task is not quite as easy as when I lived down the street from a TJs, but thanks … [Read more...]

Download Your 2019 CRC & Star-K Passover Guide

You know Passover is imminent when all three of the BIG guides are out! Now, in addition to the Passover Guide from the OU (which I posted about last week), you can also download the CRC Passover Guide and the Star-K Passover Guide. They are … [Read more...]

2019 OU Guide to Passover Available to Download for Free

The 5779 / 2019 OU Guide to Passover is now available online to download.You will need to provide your email in order to download it for free. It's getting real! Just 25 more days! If you're starting to feel that pre-Pesach stress, I highly … [Read more...]

UPDATED FOR 2018: Trader Joe’s Organic Coconut Milk & Other Coconut Products – Kosher for Passover without Special P Hechsher!

Updated for 2018 Wow! KosherCheck (formerly BCK) is my favorite kashering organization EVER! They are incredibly responsive and kind. I reached out to them after my 2017 post went viral and got verbal confirmation that this product IS permitted … [Read more...]

2018 OU Guide to Passover Available to Download for Free

The 5778 / 2018 OU Guide to Passover is now available online to download. It's getting real! Are you signed up for the Kosher on a Budget Passover Newsletter? Each evening, you’ll get an email from me with that day’s best Passover on a Budget tips, … [Read more...]

Don’t Forget: You Can Kasher Your Keurig for Passover!

Updated: 2018 Calling all Java addicts: Here is some welcome news in the "one less appliance I need to buy for Pesach" department. According to the OU, your Keurig can be kashered for Pesach. The coffee maker must be cleaned well and not used … [Read more...]

18 Foods That Don’t Require Special Kosher for Passover Certification (2017 UPDATE)

Want the most updated version of this list? Head over here! Today I'm sharing 18 food products that do not require a special kosher for Passover certification (hechsher). This is not an exhaustive list, so be sure to consult the various Passover … [Read more...]

THIS JUST IN! Coconut Oil Kosher for Pesach Without a KLP Hechsher (2017)

YOU GUYS! So, as you know by now, in years past, the OU has said that Spectrum Coconut Oil does not require a special KLP hechsher. Last year, however, the OU Guide to Passover said that it was going to require a special KLP hechsher to use the … [Read more...]

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

Are you signed up for the Kosher on a Budget Passover Newsletter? Each evening, you’ll get an email from me with that day’s best Passover on a Budget tips, deals, recipes, freebies, and more. Plus, when you sign up, you will get a FREE copy of my … [Read more...]

Trader Joe’s Organic Coconut Milk & Other Coconut Products – Kosher for Passover without Special P Hechsher!

Update 3/6/18 Wow! KosherCheck (formerly BCK) is my favorite kashering organization EVER! They are incredibly responsive and kind. I reached out to them after this post went viral and got verbal confirmation that this product IS permitted without … [Read more...]