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Butternut Squash and Sage Challah

Butternut Squash and Sage Challah

In Bread, Holiday, Savory On 11/18/2014 0 Comments

I am thrilled to have a guest post on my blog today from the one and only Shannon Sarna! Shannon is the talented and hard working Editor of… Read More »

Modern Jewish Thanksgiving Menu on Thanksgiving.com

Modern Jewish Thanksgiving on Thanksgiving.com

In Articles, Dessert, Dinner, Holiday, Savory, Sweet On 11/13/2014 2 Comments

Anyone that knows me at all KNOWS how much I love Thanksgiving! So when I was approached by the founders of the new and improved Thanksgiving.com to be… Read More »

Apple Cider Doughnuts with Apple Cider Cardamom Glaze and Candied Pecans {Grain Free, Dairy Free}

Apple Cider Doughnuts with Apple Cider Cardamom Glaze and Candied Pecans {Grain Free, Dairy Free}

In Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Fruit, Gluten Free, Holiday, Sweet On 11/05/2014 0 Comments

I am ready for Thanksgiving now. I have homemade apple cider doughnuts AND they are grain free. I know, I know, some of you are waiting for a… Read More »

Spaghetti Squash Sopa Seca (Mexican Noodle Casserole)

Spaghetti Squash Sopa Seca (Mexican Noodle Casserole)

In Articles, Diet, Dinner, Gluten Free, Lunch, Noodles, Savory On 10/30/2014 5 Comments

I have to thank my sister, Francine, and Superstar Chef Aarón Sanchez in the new Holiday issue of Food Network Magazine for inspiring this post. On my way home… Read More »

Raspberry Banana Chia Mousse Cups

Raspberry Banana Chia Mousse Cups

In Dessert, Diet, Feeling Snacky, Fruit, Gluten Free, Sweet On 10/23/2014 7 Comments

How cute are these mousse cups?!? I’ve been eating chia pudding for a while now and I love that you can combine any flavors you want to make… Read More »

Quinoa & Zucchini Pie

Quinoa & Zucchini Pie

In Diet, Dinner, Gluten Free, Holiday, Savory On 10/06/2014 0 Comments

Healthy, beautiful, packed with flavor, easy to make and freezer friendly. Need I say more??? You can use any flavor or color quinoa you have on hand and… Read More »

Fox 5 Good Day Street Talk- Cooking with Melinda Strauss

Watch Me On Fox 5 Good Day Street Talk

In Articles On 10/02/2014 4 Comments

I am so excited I can hardly stand it! I know, I know, it’s just TV, Melinda. Calm down, Melinda. Well I just can’t! When I got that… Read More »

German Apple Cake {Apfelkuchen}

German Apple Cake {Apfelkuchen}

In Dessert, Fruit, Holiday, Sweet On 09/22/2014 15 Comments

Say it with me…”Ap-Fel-Koochen.” If you love apple cake, you must must must bake this cake as soon as humanly possible. Many years ago (actually 8 years ago)… Read More »

Pomegranate Brisket Tacos

Pomegranate Brisket Tacos

In Dinner, Fruit, Gluten Free, Savory On 09/15/2014 18 Comments

It’s almost Rosh Hashanah and that means it’s brisket time!!! There are some major menus getting posted in every direction but all I can think about is brisket. I’m going… Read More »

"Just Mayo" Spinach Stuffed Breaded Chicken

‘Just Mayo’ Spinach Stuffed Breaded Chicken + Giveaway

In Diet, Dinner, Gluten Free, Savory On 09/11/2014 18 Comments

Let me introduce you to the egg-free revolution, Hampton Creek style! Would you believe that 1.8 trillion eggs laid by chickens each year are produced by miserable confined… Read More »