Gluten Free Cinnamon Sugar Doughnut Holes

It’s now officially Kislev, which means Chanuka is rapidly approaching.This year, instead of presents, we are going to do something special with our kids. We realized that the kids are more excited about playing with the bubble wrap from the box, than the toys themselves. So rather than getting annoyed, we just changed gears and decided to have an experience together instead of toys. We haven’t decided yet if it’s going to be a trip

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Crockpot Pulled Beef

A few weeks before Rosh Hashana, when I was trying to figure out our menu for Shabbos of the first round of upcoming 3 day Yomim Tovim, I came up with this recipe. I didn’t want to leave on a flame or oven (thank you 3 day yahrzeit candle) but the food still needed to be fresh, easy and delicious. Enter the Crockpot and this heavenly pulled beef. Let me back up. We don’t usually do cholent

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How we will be spending Thanksgiving this year

  I love Thanksgiving!  Like seriously love it! As far back as I can remember I used to rush to the TV on Thanksgiving morning to watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade at 9am on the dot. I would watch all the Broadway shows and marching bands, enjoy the balloons and one year I even got to see the parade in person (its true what everyone says btw, it’s so much better on TV!) And

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My Wonderful Experience Shopping at MakoletOnline.com and a COUPON CODE!

I first discovered Makolet Online right before Rosh Hashana when a friend of ours was coming in from Israel and bringing back Holy Cacao chocolate for us. I googled the chocolate to see which flavors were available.  Makolet Online was one of the first links to show up, so I clicked! It brought me straight to the 60% dark chocolate with coffee. Coffee and chocolate are up there on my list of favorite things on

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Farro Simanim Salad with Silan Vinaigrette

This hearty Farro Salad is a perfect side dish for your Rosh Hashana meals. It has leeks, butternut squash and silan (date syrup) which are some of the traditional simanim. It is pretty easy to prepare and is a sure crowd please er, even my kids love it! Farro Simanim Salad with Silan Vinaigrette Print Recipe Farro Simanim Salad with Silan Vinaigrette Print Recipe Ingredients Farro Salad 2 cups cubed butternut squash 1 cup diced

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