ginny makes pretzels

In snacks On April 29, 2011 0 Comments

there is this restaurant down the block from my apartment called ox cart with the BEST pretzels i have ever had in my entire life. i don’t know… Read More »


pasta for 1

In entrees, pasta On April 28, 2011 1 Comment

sometimes i eat alone. it’s actually really nice, i get to eat what i want and cook what i want to cook when i want to cook it…. Read More »


basic pinto beans

In vegetarian, vegetarian On April 28, 2011 2 Comments

i love beans. i love a good bean recipe and i love a good slow cooking bean recipe. as we get closer to cinco de mayo a lot… Read More »


simple and easy tiramisu

In desserts & breads On April 26, 2011 2 Comments

this could potentially be a week of desserts:-) but it won’t:-( i have two other great dishes to share with you and a pretzel recipe for your weekend… Read More »


coffee ice milk

In desserts & breads, ice cream and pops On April 25, 2011 0 Comments

in my house, passover is officially over. we (i) have had it, and now the kitchen is open. i am so in the mood to create and cook… Read More »

4.22.11 - snake

snake skins and earthworms

In ramblings, rants & giveaways On April 22, 2011 0 Comments

i know, i am supposed to be ranting about food but i couldn’t resist. every chance i get i have been out in the yard cleaning and prepping… Read More »


the start of our garden

In ramblings, rants & giveaways On April 21, 2011 4 Comments

so it’s passover which symbolizes the start of spring to me. i clean out my pantry and fridge, and that’s when my gardening starts. it’s the time of… Read More »

matzah brie

banana matzah brei

In breakfast, holiday meals, passover On April 20, 2011 1 Comment

i love matzah brei, it’s the one thing i look forward too during passover. when we were kids my whole family; cousins, aunts, uncles, everyone would stay with… Read More »


basic quinoa (for 20)

In grains, passover, sides On April 17, 2011 0 Comments

i never knew quinoa was kosher for passover, makes sense though, it is a grain. need to feed 20? i do, so this was a perfect side to… Read More »


passover week for the food yenta: first recipe, noodle kugel

In holiday meals, passover, pasta, sides On April 16, 2011 5 Comments

no bacon no bread, it’s passover, the one week a year (other then yom kippor) i really get into the holiday. we semi kosher the house, as in,… Read More »