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December 19, 2018

What can I say, it's been a while!  It's funny how hobbies go, for me at least, I find that I am often either completely IN it, or i'm simply not.  Cooking is an interesting one, because I am always cooking, but my newborn (who was my excuse for not being goo...

May 15, 2018

I absolutely love Yom Tov.  I love everything about it.  All of the spiritual aspects of the holidays aside, I also love the preparation.  To me, the more I prepare for a holiday (most evidently seen for something like the prep that goes into getting ready for Passover...

March 15, 2018

My newest obsession has arrived: WIDE zoodles, which I now call Pappardelle Zoodles.  (Why did I never use the other side of my spiralizer until last week?)  It totally revived my enjoyment of zoodles - I can say with honesty, I don't miss noodles in this dish.  It was...

March 13, 2018

One of my all time favorite cookbooks is Jerusalem, A Cookbook by Yotam Ottolenghi & Sami Tamimi.  The cookbook is everything you want in a cookbook.  It's enchanting, and tells a story - it brings you into Jerusalem and makes you feel all kinds of warm inside (and hom...

March 12, 2018

These wines all hit the sweet spot when it comes to price vs. drinking pleasure. They are all solid, reliable crowd pleasers, and great bang for the buck!

February 22, 2018

I don't know about all of you, but for years Purim time came along, and I made Hamantaschen  - they look gorgeous when I folded them up, but after some time in the oven, the dough expands, the corners open, and I am left with a triangle-like shape with some kind of del...

February 21, 2018

There's a delicious restaurant back in Johannesburg that my husband and I adore.  The owners are two brothers, who are super passionate about food - and it shows in their menu and their dishes.  On Sundays, they post up on the curb (and we usually try to grab a table o...

January 25, 2018

Holy cow.  Sometimes, something is so hyped up that once you actually eat it, it doesn't seem that great.  THIS WAS NOT THE CASE.  Buddha Bowls are all the rage.  Everything in a bowl really, Poke Bowls, Banh Mi, Noodle Bowls, Rice Bowls, Quinoa Bowls.. stick it in a b...

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