Archive For The “Nibbles” Category

How I make Shabbos

By | February 25, 2014

A bunch of you have asked recently what we eat on Shabbos. Did you know that making Shabbos is one of my favorite things to talk about? You’ve been warned. For the last three years and some change, I’ve been trying to figure out how exactly to do this Shabbos thing. I’m beginning to suspect […]

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Jamie Geller's Jerusalem book party

By | December 10, 2013

Jamie Geller’s aliyah one year ago was a great thing on so many levels. And that includes the party level. Because as she promotes her just-released cookbook, Joy of Kosher: Fast, Fresh Family Recipes, the Jerusalem Cinemateque was on the list of book party locales. It wasn’t something I wanted to miss. The event last […]

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10 ways to help new parents

By | January 15, 2013


The vast majority of the posts I write are about food, but every once in awhile I feel like doing something a little different. Our baby boy turned one month old on Sunday, and I’ve been reflecting on the many ways our neighbors have helped us, particularly in the days right after his birth. (We […]

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The newest member of the kitchen

By | October 16, 2012


Know what those are? A paddle attachment, a whisk attachment, and a dough hook. Know what they’re for? That’s right… And it’s sitting on my kitchen counter! And it’s not even like I borrowed it from a neighbor (though I did that once, to make my husband cinnamon coffee squares when we were dating). This […]

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