I hosted my first Passover Seder when I was in law school – before I was even officially Jewish. (But that’s a story for another time.) I had grown up attending my grandparents’ Seders, which were long on delicious food, but short on religion, so I did not know all the customs that a more [...]
My friend Kate, of the gorgeous food blog Savour Fare, kindly invited me to do a guest post about cooking for Passover. Naturally, I had to write about matzo ball soup! Check it out and while you’re there, be sure to explore Kate’s website for some amazing recipes.
I rarely drink anymore, not because I don’t enjoy it or because I think there is something wrong with the demon liquor, but only because of the calories. I would personally rather have M&Ms than a glass of wine most days. That’s just me. But yesterday was one of those days when I seriously needed [...]
Parenting my child with food allergies
Every parent worries about feeding his or her children. We worry about picky eaters and whether our children are getting the right nutrition; we worry about childhood obesity and adolescent eating disorders; and we worry about the pesticides, hormones and antibiotics in our food and their effects on growing [...]
Confident Cook Tip: Don’t Throw That Away!
Those of you who know me would agree that I’m not a frugal person. I’ve never clipped a coupon in my life. My taste is more Neiman Marcus than Old Navy. And I have a serious Starbucks habit. But, in the kitchen, l’m like Wimpy [...]