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Fattoush salad in a bowl

Fattoush Salad

ck}This Fattoush Salad recipe is so good! A classic Middle Eastern salad and one of my all-time favorites. The signature and most important ingredient is

baked tofu in a white bowl

Sary’s Baked Tofu

My mother-in-law, Sary, makes this delicious baked tofu. It is a great protein addition to any form of raw or cooked vegetables, rice, or quinoa,

crackers

Tahini- Curry Crackers

Believe it or not, making crackers is very simple. Of course, you could just buy a package of crackers from the store, but once you

Lahmajun Bread

Lahmajun Bread

Crisp, delicious, meat-topped Pitas. Some may call it “The Middle Eastern Pizza”. Serve it with tahini and a fresh salad on the side and enjoy!

apple challah

Round Apple Challah

I make Challah all the time but this year, I wanted to take it to a higher level! Apples are the perfect addition to a

Pita with zaatar

Pita Bread with Za’atar

The stay-at-home order in Washington State was extended with some modifications…so now, we are in “phase 2”. What was life before the pandemic? Will things

chili in a bowl

“Dump” Vegetarian Chili

When the days are shorter, and the temperatures are lower, it is time for chili. I call it the “dump chili” because the beans are

Pickled Red Onions in a jar

Pickled Red Onions

Welcome to one of my all-time favorite condiments. It only takes five minutes, and you’ll love having a jar of these in your fridge for

Khachapuri Shakshuka

I just love a good bread! And this recipe combines two of my favorite dishes – Khachapuri (Georgian cheese bread) and Shakshuka (poached eggs in

cake with chocolate Ganash

Best Cake Ever

Did you know that if you google “best cake ever”, you’ll get over 7.5 million results?! There are plenty of claims for the best cake

krembo

Krembo

Krembo typically marks the Winter season in Israel. They are in stores from the end of September only until the end of March. The name

Sabich- The Ultimate Sandwich

October began in the shadow of the pandemic.We first built a lovely and small Sukkah, a Sukkah that is just enough for our social capsule.

beer bread sliced

Parmesan Beer Bread

Do you like super easy recipes? Me too. We all need those really easy recipes. Comforting and delicious, this simple beer bread recipe is just

corn salad with a spoon in a white bowl

Corn Salad

This salad is quick and easy to make and goes with practically everything. You can use fresh, canned, or frozen corn. One of my family

Chunky Monkey Bread Pudding

You can’t beat a sweet, creamy, and soft bread when it comes to an easy brunch dish. A delicious way to use up leftover Challah or

Sweet Potatoes Bread Pudding

This bread dish is the kind of thing I crave on Saturday mornings. A delicious way to use up leftover Challah or bread. It makes

Cheese Bourekas Spirals

Cheese Bourekas Spirals

I love making Bourekas with Phyllo dough. I’ll devour any filling there is- potatoes, spinach, mushrooms, but this cheese filling is my absolute favorite. It

The Ultimate Birthday Cake

I really enjoy making personalized birthday cakes for my kids. But the basic recipe is always the same: chocolate cake. I’ll take chocolate cake in

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Pita with zaatar

Pita Bread with Za’atar

The stay-at-home order in Washington State was extended with some modifications…so now, we are in “phase 2”. What was life before the pandemic? Will things

Chocolate- Peanut Butter Rice Cake Bars

Chocolate- Peanut Butter Rice Cake Bars

Rice cakes, chocolate, and peanut butter. It might sound like an odd combination, but it works! Even my kids who won’t touch rice cakes loved

pumpkin spread in a bowl

Tirshi (Pumpkin Salad-Spread)

Delicious salad-spread originally from Tunisia and Morocco. Great as an appetizer or as a side dish. I love to serve it on Friday’s dinner together

Cut-Out Butter Cookies dipped in chocolate on a cooling rack

Cut-Out Butter Cookies

Cut-Out Cookies make the best gift to bring to family & friends for any occasion. They are melt-in-your-mouth delicious! Get creative with different shapes and