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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

Chocolate Mendiants

These delicious bite-sized chocolates are incredibly delicious and incredibly easy! Use your favorite chocolate and toppings – nuts, coarse salt, dried fruit, sprinkles, etc. However

Asparagus Pastry Twists

Asparagus Pastry Twists

One of the reasons I love puff pastry is that it is such a great way to make an easy but elegant appetizer. Asparagus pastry

soda bread

Cheesy Soda Bread

I’ll sum it up for you: you are going to have fresh and yummy bread in an hour! Enjoy! All opinions are always 100% honest

loaf of tahini bread

Flourless Tahini Bread

If you’ve been looking for what is definitively the best flourless bread recipe on the internet, then you’ve come to the right place. To make

whole rosted cauliflower

Whole Roasted Cauliflower

It’s been more than a year of on-again, off-again lockdown restrictions, and quarantine fatigue. After spending spring break in Nevada, I am hungry for more

baked potatoes

Oven Roasted Potatoes

Roasted potatoes are an easy side dish that goes with pretty much any meal! These roasted potatoes are lovely on weeknights and perfect for the

Chocolate Caramel Matzo Brittle

Chocolate Caramel Matzo is the Passover dessert winner! What can be better than buttery caramel and melted chocolate? Consider yourself warned; this stuff is dangerously

Passover Rolls

I have probably been making this recipe every Passover for over ten years now. I am not a big fan of Matzot, and these rolls

Sweet Matzo Brei/ Matza Brei

The question of what to do with that leftover Matzot comes up every year. Matzo Brei is one of the few dishes from my childhood

hallumi salad

Halloumi Salad

This is one of my favorite salads to order when we visit Israel, and it’s also easy to throw together and make at home. The

Vegetarian Chopped Liver

Vegetarian Chopped Liver

Don’t tell anyone, but I think I like this better than the real thing. This vegetarian chopped liver tastes fantastic. You won’t miss the meat.

Healthyish Hamantaschen

Healthyish Hamantaschen

What’s not to love about a little sweet, soft cookie filled with chocolate or jam? Hamantaschen are so great and deserve to be celebrated more

Labaneh dip on a plate

Labaneh

Labaneh is the Middle Eastern version of cream cheese, and making it is simple! You need a quality full-fat yogurt and a cheesecloth. Feeling fancy?

Beet- Horseradish

If you’re wondering how to make this Passover condiment from scratch, fear not. However, raw horseradish can be hard on the eyes and sinuses, much

green beans in a white pan

Green Beans with Breadcrumbs

I am always happy to eat green beans. This recipe is a simple yet satisfying way to get your veggies in with minimal effort! Try

Knotted Bread Rolls on a plate

Knotted Bread Rolls

When I was a kid, my favorite time of the day was lunch break (and when the bell rang at 3:00 pm). Every day for

baked cauliflower

Cauliflower in Yogurt

I feel like cauliflower made a comeback in recent years. Gone are the days of cauliflower being the sad veggie.  From whole roasted and Pizza

Tzatziki (Greek Yogurt Sauce)

Greece will always have a warm place in my heart. Is it the beautiful beaches? The food? The Mediterranean vibe? Probably all of these things…

challah on a white napkin

Vegan Challah

Traditional Challah bread always contains eggs and occasionally contains butter. I do have a great recipe on the blog called “The Only Challah Recipe You’ll

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Orange Vegetables Soup

Orange Vegetables Soup

For as long as I can remember, summer has been my favorite time of year. I love the long, warm days. There is something about

Breakfast Tortilla with Sunny-Side Up Eggs

Baked Boneless Chicken Thighs

This is my go-to recipe for boneless skinless chicken thighs! My kids absolutely love this amazing recipe. The sweet and salty marinade for the chicken

pretzel chocolate fudge

Chocolate Fudge with Pretzels

The easiest fudge you’ll ever make! Just three ingredients, and a little time, go into this simple to prepare easy fudge! Gooey chocolate with salty,