Pereg Natural Food Line: A Taste of Home

Pereg is my favorite product line For good reason: their products are all natural, in addition to being all delicious. A couple years ago I let several containers of Pereg salad and rice toppings I had received as a gift languish and go to…
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Kosherfeast and Kosherfest 2015

Kosherfest 2015, and the Kosherfeast Dinner that kicked it off, were loads of fun. This year's Kosherfeast dinner was a meaningful Tikkun for the one which took place two years ago at the now-extinct J-Soho Restaurant (a mortifying debacle,…
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My Fat Dad. Dawn Lerman. My Book Review

My Fat Dad: Inspiring Read Treat yourself and a dear friend to a copy today! Congrats to Dawn Lerman for her wonderful new book, My Fat Dad. Everything about My Fat Dad is delicious, poignant and irresistible: Dawn's frank and evocative style,…
seasonal Jewish Kitchen

The Seasonal Jewish Kitchen Cookbook. Amelia Saltsman. My Review

Amelia Saltsman's the Seasonal Jewish Kitchen, is nothing short of magnificent. Order Your Copy on Amazon Today! Well priced too! Heaven Help me I just fell in love with it! If there were (of course there were, often for good reason!) any…

Something Sweet Cookbook. Miriam Pascal. My Review

Something Sweet has just been published by Someone Sweet: Order Your Copy Today on Amazon!  Miriam Pascal, who runs the popular blog Overtime Cook. Kudos to Miriam for her first Cookbook, a beautiful dessert cookbook. You can see by a number…
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BenZ Chalav Israel Cheeses. My Cheese Feast Recipes

Great Chalav Israel Cheeses Selection! Please forgive my low tech graphics: This gives you the information, and that does the trick. As promised, here is a list of prices of the wonderful imported Chalav Israel Cheeses BenZ's Store  started…
masbia

Masbia Soup Kitchen: Our Fundraising Event

Masbia Soup Kitchen Fund Raiser at Lincoln Square Synagogue Last night was our exciting fundraising event for Masbia Soup Kitchen, at Lincoln Square Synagogue. The ballroom was filled to capacity. I just can't tell you how much fun it…
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Healthy Father's Day Menu and Recipes

My Father's Day Menu doubles as a perfect 4th of July Menu It clearly expresses that you needn’t kiss your fast food favorites goodbye! You can enjoy them as hearty as you like it, and right at home. That's what I call The Good Junk. And…
silver platter cookbook

The Silver Platter Cookbook. Daniella Silver. My Review

The Silver Platter Cookbook. Congratulations to Daniella Silver on the publication of her Cookbook! Hard to believe the Silver Platter Cookbook is Daniella's first Cookbook, when you see how gorgeous the book looks, and how many valuable items…
almond recipes
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Nuts About Almonds! My Favorite Almond Recipes

Almond Recipes For Almond Lovers! That's my special gift to you! Although I am always tinkering with almond recipes and almond flour, I owe the real impetus for writing a whole post about almonds and multiple almond-based recipes to Nuts.Com. I…
mediterranean diet cookbook

The Ultimate Mediterranean Diet Cookbook. Amy Riolo. My Review

The Ultimate Mediterranean Diet Cookbook. Congratulations to Amy Riolo for her beautiful New Book! With her radiant healthy good looks, Amy looks like a walking billboard for the subject she has devoted her book to. We grew up in Morocco,…
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The Perfect Wedding Lunch. Menu and Recipes

Wedding lunch for Thirty guests Last week I cooked for a Dairy Wedding Lunch, a very small (just thirty guests), intimate and fabulous wedding lunch, and by all accounts it was wonderful. The compliments I received were all the more meaningful…