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My Thanksgiving Menu and Recipes 2014

28th of November, 2014

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Sign of the times….. Enjoy the Pictures of all the dishes! https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.890040087714525.1073741870.213383695380171&type=3&uploaded=1 Yesterday’s Thanksgiving Menu was a real triumph. Haha, don’t go by the picture above, taken from a prescient cartoon in the New Yorker Magazine just a few short years ago. As always before the preparation of a major meal, I...
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Favorite Shabbos Recipes: My Latest Children-Friendly Feast

17th of November, 2014

Roasted-Kabocha-Brussels-Sprouts-Portobello-Levana-Cooks

Enjoy the pictures of all the dishes  We all have no end of Shabbos recipes to show off, but when you have lots of kids coming for Shabbos, the question narrows down to, what Shabbos recipes are the most children-friendly? Of course, no need to make all Shabbos recipes suitable...
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My Rosh Hashana Dishes. Menus and Recipes

28th of September, 2014

Beef-Potato-Tajine-Levana-Cooks

This Rosh Hashana we hosted three meals: Wednesday Night Dinner; Thursday Lunch; Friday Night Dinner. I am including here not only all the Rosh Hashana dishes we served at each meal, but – good utilitarian that I am – what I did with the leftovers before they become leftovers. I think...
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My Latest Sheva Brachot Dinner Menu and Recipes

16th of September, 2014

Cheeses-Levana-Cooks

We usually try to host our nephews and nieces’ Sheva Brachot right after their wedding, before most of the out-of-town guests disband. But this last wedding, for my nephew Meir Abner, took place in Montreal, as well as all subsequent Sheva Brachot, except ours,  which took place last night, and...
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Moroccan Mixed Olives and Lemon Salad Recipe

16th of September, 2014

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We Moroccans grew up eating olives at every meal, not only in salads but cooked with our dishes. I love mixing good quality olives for this olive salad. The lemon here is not a garnish, but a real ingredient in its own right, and gets eaten, skin and all. This...
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Cabbage, Cucumber and Jicama Slaw Recipe

10th of June, 2014

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Oh gosh look what happened to Cole Slaw! How did Jicama wriggle its way in there? But come to think of it, why not? There could be so many lovely variations on the “slaw” theme, where grated cabbage, as well as a pale color and a crunchy texture,  seem to...
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High Carb Cravings on Low Carb Diet

27th of October, 2013

High Carb Cravings on Low Carb Diet

Low Carb Suggestions, Menus and Recipes When my son Maimon was a teenage schoolboy, he told his father: “Tati, you know what I heard old age is? That’s when your broad mind and narrow waist switch places”. Not missing a beat, my husband snapped right back at him that his...
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My Latest Party Menu Ideas

1st of October, 2013

My Latest Party Menu Ideas

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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Great Apple Recipes. Love and Prayers for the Year 5775

1st of September, 2013

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Wishing you All a  Wonderful Happy Healthy Delicious Fun Prosperous Productive Peaceful New Year 5775! Here’s my gift to everyone, beside of course my Complete Holiday Menu File and Recipes:  My favorite apple recipes. Comfort food at its easiest and most delicious. One of Gd’s  most incredibly versatile edible creations, and...
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The Children Real Food Revolution has Begun!

18th of August, 2013

The Children Real Food Revolution has Begun

The Children Real Food Revolution Has Begun! And I Started it! Summer Camp Menu and Recipes! Enjoy our pictures! http://on.fb.me/1t3s01h My summer was off to a very poor start this year, with some emergency repairs in my apartment which left us for almost a month living in a decor Robin Williams...
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