Posted on 17th of July, 2014 by Lévana
Trader Joe recently caused an uproar both in the Kosher Community and the Dairy-Intolerant Community by switching their chocolate chips from Pareve to dairy. When I wrote about the Gastronomic Uproar at Trader Joe’s , I positively clamored for our community to urge chocolate manufacturers to fill the void. My war cry...
Posted on 27th of January, 2014 by Lévana
Cranberry lovers take note: While fresh cranberries last, look as I do, for exciting ways to use them. These fabulous and wonderfully nutritious cookies are none other than my Mother Oatmeal Cookie Recipe, using the amount of chocolate chips and nuts listed in the instructions, plus 2 cups fresh cranberries,...
Posted on 1st of October, 2013 by Lévana
My Latest Party Menu Ideas: This past Shabbos Lunch, the day after Simchat Torah. No meat in sight, all vegetarian and fish dishes. When I described the menu to our guests before they dug in, I could plainly see they were delighted to get a break from meat dishes after...
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Posted on 23rd of September, 2013 by Lévana
Some of the kids grew a little! Here’s Mordy, left, carrying a huge pot of soup with Yissur Our Chol Hamoed Sukkot family bash is an old tradition. We host it at the capacious Sukkah of Chabad West Side, occupying a good chunk of it, to accommodate our extended family...
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Posted on 30th of January, 2013 by Lévana
This Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies recipe is directly inspired from my original “mother” oatmeal cookie recipe, which I developed for my latest cookbook, one of the many variations for them I have included. I’m a total sucker for oats, and look for any conceivable excuse to spread them on thick....
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Posted on 19th of December, 2012 by Lévana
How young – and how adorable – can a fan of my desserts be? All the way from the Holy Land. Take a look: accompanied by the loveliest note written by Mommy, which I am sharing below: What Nachas! Most important of all: It answers the perennial mommmy question: Will...
Posted on 23rd of August, 2012 by Lévana
Me and my scrunchies: This is the new word I learned. I made one for each kid and each counselor, and gave them out on end of camp party night. Don’t I look like Mr T here? I was the biggest kid, and a very happy summer camper! Before summer...
Posted on 7th of August, 2012 by Lévana
A couple weeks ago, I was baking chocolate chip cookies with kids in summer camp, and our baking conditions were rudimentary, to say the least. We needed to bake 48 cookies in a convection oven large enough to bake, say, 2 pans of 12 cookies. So, simple math, half the...
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Posted on 17th of May, 2012 by Lévana
This week I received dozens of messages about these national news that are causing a total uproar: Trader Joe chocolate chips are going to be made in dairy equipment from now on To name just one example, here’s an alarmed message from Rachel: Worst news ever! Please take action. Spread...
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Posted on 29th of February, 2012 by Lévana
Since I only have eyes for kosher, homemade and natural, I find Purim an unbeatable chance to send a select few some fabulous homemade, fun and useful goodies (did you say fun and useful? Of course! Absolutely not an oxymoron). Do you think you have just found the perfect chocolate...
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