Jewish holidays

A Tony-Themed Shavuot Dinner!

A Tony-Themed Shavuot Dinner!
By June 10, 2016

Featuring ‘Cheesecago’ and other theatre puns. Read More

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How to Stay Up All Night for Shavuot: 7 Tips

How to Stay Up All Night for Shavuot: 7 Tips
By June 9, 2016

Tips and tricks for proving that you’re a HARDCORE holiday celebrant. Read More

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Fasting Out of Solidarity, Not Faith

Fasting Out of Solidarity, Not Faith
By October 2, 2014

From Ladispoli to Jerusalem, Yom Kippur is complicated for this Soviet-born Jew. Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Rosh Hashanah Dessert: Salted-Caramel Apple Galette

Not Your Bubbe’s Rosh Hashanah Dessert: Salted-Caramel Apple Galette
By September 22, 2014

Because life is a bit too complicated for things to just be “sweet.” Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Recipe: Dulce de leche Cheesecake for Shavuot

Not Your Bubbe’s Recipe: Dulce de leche Cheesecake for Shavuot
By May 28, 2014

Two beloved dairy desserts, combined in perfect harmony. Read More

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7 Decadent S’mores Recipes For Lag B’Omer

7 Decadent S’mores Recipes For Lag B’Omer
By May 15, 2014

Because Lag B’Omer → Bonfire → S’Mores → Perfection Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Passover Dessert: Charoset Pie

Not Your Bubbe’s Passover Dessert: Charoset Pie
By April 11, 2014

This dessert is inspired by my grandmother’s charoset recipe and made with the secret ingredient that always made hers so great: love. Read More

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