The Week of Creative Food Combinations

Pesach is getting close. Countdown: one week and one day.  Next week at this time we will be doing bekidas chometz (search to check that all traces of levened products have been removed).  Besides for the shopping and cleaning, one other thing my family does to prepare for the holiday is eat up all theContinue reading “The Week of Creative Food Combinations”

Planning for a Large Meal

I know many of you in the USA are prepping for your Thanksgiving meal.  Happy Turkey Day to those of you celebrating.  I, on the other hand, am prepping for the weekly holy Sabbath (aka Shabbos or Shabbat). For those of you overwhelmed with this one day a year tradition, imagine doing it every singleContinue reading “Planning for a Large Meal”

How about a Weekly Meal Plan?

Every week I receive a weekly reminder from one of my groups asking members if they want to try for a weekly meal plan.  It also asks if you have a Shabbos meal plan.  My husband and I have been planning our Shabbos meals for years (Friday supper, Saturday lunch, plus a third meal late Saturday before sundown).Continue reading “How about a Weekly Meal Plan?”

Vegan Chocolate Mousse

Part of organizing is meal planning, aka knowing what you are going to eat before each meal instead of the quintessential “What’s for supper?” and be “like, uh…dunno”. Since I’m giving a concerted effort to no gluten-no dairy- low sugar, I had to try this.  I have a family with a sweet tooths (or wouldContinue reading “Vegan Chocolate Mousse”