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Star of David Pretzels with sprinkles on a white paper

Star of David Pretzels

These adorable Star of David Pretzels are perfect when you don’t have a ton of time but want to make something cute and festive. They’re

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Leek Patties on a white plate

Leek Patties

Sephardic Jews call them Keftes de Prasa, and traditionally they are served on Rosh Hashanah, Hanukkah, and Passover. Often made with meat and deep fried,

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Chocolate Dipped Pretzels om a white paper

Chocolate Dipped Pretzels

These chocolate dipped pretzels are a delicious chocolaty treat. They are decorated with fun sprinkles and are perfect for the holidays! They can be customized

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Cheese Bourekas

Cheese Bourekas

They’re so easy to make, bake, and share. Traditionally in Israel, cheese Bourekas are shaped into triangles and non-dairy Bourekas are shaped into squares. This

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Authentic Israeli Falafel balls

Authentic Israeli Falafel

Growing up in Israel, I ate my fair share of authentic falafel. In most of my favorite childhood memories, you better believe that falafel was

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Tahini Sauce in a jar with lemons on the side

Tahini Sauce

Tahini sauce is super easy to make and healthy, and there are many ways to use it. The perfect vegan sauce for falafel, salads, cut

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Tahini Date Turtles on a white paper

Tahini Date Turtles

These easy 5-ingredient turtles will become your new favorite treat. They only take 10 minutes to make and are so delicious. Great for the freezer;

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Healthy Snickers Bars on a white paper

Healthy Snickers Bars

Try these healthy homemade Healthy Snickers Bars when you need a sweet craving after dinner or want something sweet in the afternoon. I swear it

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avocado on toast and chili on the side

Avocado on Toast

Avocados are one of my favorite foods, and you can never go wrong with avocado on toast! Creamy avocado spread on toasted fresh bread is

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Greek Yogurt Sauce in a white bowl with dill on top

Greek Yogurt Sauce (Tzatziki)

Greece is a beautiful country that filled me with many fantastic vacation memories. I enjoyed the delicious food, from fresh salads to traditional Greek dishes,

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hummus on a plate with egg

Simple Hummus Recipe

Is there any busy parent who isn’t looking for cooking shortcuts? I’m going to say no. We’ve all been there when it seems almost impossible

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Cranberry Sauce on a Christmas table

Cranberry Sauce

Thanksgiving is one of those holidays I didn’t celebrate growing up, but now I can’t imagine my life without them. So every year, I try

Hanukkah Gelt Cookies on a white paper

Hanukkah Gelt Cookies

These Hanukkah Gelt Cookies are the best way to use up all that Hannukah Gelt! I stir it into a simple cookie dough that can

Passover meal cake slices with chocolate chips

Passover Cake with Cake Meal

Made with a cake meal, it’s perfect for serving as a sweet end to your Passover meal or as a treat to enjoy throughout the