Posts Tagged “mishloach manot”

Mishloach Manot 2014: Color!

By | March 13, 2014

mishloach-manot-2014-1a.jpg

What’s that, you can’t tell what our theme is? Shoot. I’m blaming it on the fact that we aren’t standing next to that plate in our costumes. Also on the fact that I could have carried the theme through a bit more intricately creatively clearly, but didn’t. Because, you know, time and energy are in […]

Read more »

Chocolate cookie truffles

By | February 27, 2014

This recipe first appeared in the Dec. 30, 2013 edition of “From Tali’s Kitchen,” my biweekly cooking column in Binah magazine. I’m not going to count how many days are left until Purim. As far as I’m concerned, if I can’t see it on the calendar, it’s still a long time away. And until I […]

Read more »

Mishloach Manot 2013: Our little ampersand

By | February 22, 2013

There’s a reason it takes me so long to choose a Purim theme. It has to be cute, and it has to translate well into mishoach manot and costumes. It has to be simple to prepare, because when you’re making dozens of something, there’s no time to potchke. And it also has to be cheap. […]

Read more »

Mishloach Manot 2012: Cookies & milk

By | March 7, 2012

shalach-manos-2.jpg

The cookies are baked, the boxes are assembled, the bags of shoko are safely stored in the fridge. I think…I think this means we’re ready. It’s weird. After all the planning, all the thinking, all the days of coming up with new ideas and then immediately nixing them — Purim will start in just a few hours, […]

Read more »