Oreo Rice Krispies Treats

  Hi all. I hope your finding some peace and quiet between all the Purim and Pesach prep.  Whatever it may be that gives you a moment to drink it all in and enjoy the moments, minus stress. I found it today,  dropping off my daughter at school. The rain was dancing on the roof […]

A fruit tart topped with fruits on the right side

Tu BiShvat Fruit Tart

  Every dish has it’s little story, wouldn’t you agree? I really really wanted to make a Tu BiShvat fruit tart, and fill it with silky pastry cream. Relive my culinary school days for a few. I found myself feeling a little lazy. I didn’t want to spend hours over a perfect little fruit tart. […]

A bowl filled with rice and popcorn chicken.

Baked Pomegranate Chicken Poppers

    Who doesn’t love a good sticky batch of chicken poppers? When I was coming up with the concept for the pomegranate chicken poppers, I told my husband I want to make wings. He said, “Wings? Why would you make wings if I don’t like them? Make poppers!” Oh poppers. Duh. I hadn’t made […]

A small jar filled with trail mix decorated with a twine bow and fresh thyme sprigs

Turkey Jerky Trail Mix

This turkey jerky trail mix comes with purpose. My husband runs a busy after work schedule. Many nights, you’ll find him training hard at the gym. For the most part, I like to keep his meals healthy with the occasional pizza or burger….gotta live a little you know?! Snacks are basically limited to veggie straws, […]

Glass with pink wine and a slice of blood orange on the glass. Faded slices of blood orange, a glass and a pitcher in the backgorund

Blood Orange and Pomegranate Sangria

This blood orange and pomegranate sangria is the perfect way to entertain this winter! I love hosting. It’s one of my favorite things to do! It’s definitely a lot of work though, so I try to find as many crowd pleasing recipes as possible. I want everyone to have something that they like and also […]

a grey bowl with chopsticks and Asian Chicken noodle soup bowl

Asian Chicken Noodle Soup Bowl

Asian Chicken noodle soup bowl, also known as a ramen bowl, is the perfect clean eating winter comfort food. It’s packed with all things good for you. Starting with the bone broth base, which is rich in minerals and collagen. It’s also super good for gut health. Next, you generally add an assortment of veggies, […]

Sumac Roasted Carrots with Tahini Sauce

These sumac roasted carrots with tahini sauce are the perfect side dish.  It’s no secret that Israeli cuisine is super hot right now,. Middle Eastern/Morrocan cuisine is already predicted one of the big food trends for 2018. It seems almost funny, since many of us have been eating tahini and hummus for years at our […]

Jelly Sufganiyot in vanilla sugar in a loaf pan

Jelly Sufganiyot Rolled in Vanilla Sugar

, . Let’s talk about these Jelly Sufganiyot rolled in Vanilla Sugar. When it comes to fried doughnuts,  I’ll take jelly every single time.  I don’t really eat jelly.  But what is Chanukah without a jelly doughnut????? Trust me, I’ve tried, in fact I made 4 other fillings before I said hey, forget this. I’m […]

Bowl of Creamy Butternut Squash soup garnished with a swirl of coconut cream, beef bacon bits, and pepitas

Best Ever Butternut Squash Soup

  I made this best ever butternut squash soup recipe during Sukkos at my parents house. They couldn’t stop raving. I laughed! It was the easiest most simple soup I had ever made. My secret weapon? Vegetable stock. From the box! Hubby has requested this soup 2-3 times since we got back. Funny how the […]

Bowl of minestrone soup on a napkin

Beef Winter Minestrone Soup

This beef winter minestrone soup is like a warm hug after spending the day raking leaves in the cool autumn sun or back to back meetings.  It’s a meal in 1 bowl. A concept that I’ve really taken a liking to lately. It’s nice to make dinner 1-2-3 that you know will prove a wholesome […]