Archive For The “Desserts” Category

La Cuisine cheesecake {recipe review}

By | January 8, 2015

Want a perfect, no-fail, classic cheesecake? You’ve come to the right place! This is the second recipe I’m testing and reviewing from Lori Rapp’s cookbook, Secrets From Lori Rapp’s Kitchen. Lori and her husband Marvin ran the La Cuisine bakery and catering company in Jerusalem for 20 years. (If you missed my review of her popular quiches, you […]

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Baked chocolate donut holes

By | December 22, 2014

What’s the best way to celebrate your baby’s first birthday? I debated this for weeks (but of course I did). I thought it was important to do something to mark our Chanukah baby’s big day, I just wasn’t sure what. My husband felt the same. Fifteen years down the road, if our son asked what […]

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Peanut butter oatmeal cookies

By | November 26, 2014

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Guys, meet Mrs. Super Easy Cookie. The batter whizzes together in 5 minutes, and then it’s just rolling a very roll-able batter and baking. The hardest part is probably waiting for them to come out of the oven. But these aren’t just easy, they’re also completely delicious. Soft and chewy, with great texture from the […]

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Healthy peanut butter cups

By | November 13, 2014

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I’m staring at these pictures of my peanut butter cups and not knowing how to reconcile them with the article about Dalya that I just read. The one that made me cry at 5 a.m., the one you should only read when you’re ready to cry, too. It’s been happening too often lately that I’m about to […]

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