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Antiguan Ducana and Salt Fish

In Dinner, Fruit, Holiday, Lunch, Savory, Sweet On 04/10/2011 23 Comments

Two things you may have never heard of: 1. Ducana and 2. Salt Fish! Well, now is your chance to learn about one of the yummiest meals you will… Read More »

South African Pumpkin Fritters

In Breakfast, Condiments, Dessert, Dinner, Feeling Snacky, Holiday, Hors D'oeuvres, Lunch, Savory, Sweet On 04/05/2011 0 Comments

These don’t look healthy, do they? I mean, just the word “fritter” sounds like it is filled with oil and fat. Well, you are about to be pleasantly… Read More »

Olive Oil Cake with Grapes

In Breakfast, Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Fruit, Holiday, Sweet On 03/29/2011 2 Comments

I never really thought Olive Oil cake sounded so appetizing as a dessert, but it all really works! The grapes taste almost like plums (one of my favorites)… Read More »

Homemade S’mores Pop Tarts

In Breakfast, Candy, Condiments, Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Lunch, Sweet On 03/25/2011 2 Comments

So many of my childhood memories are food related! One of those memories is making microwaved s’mores for dessert after dinner, and then making seconds when my parents… Read More »

My Purim Mishloach Manot

In Candy, Condiments, Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Holiday, Sweet On 03/20/2011 5 Comments

Happy Purim! From the Strauss Family. I have fond memories of making homemade chocolate lollipops for my families mishloach manot growing up. I unfortunately also remember being really stressed out… Read More »

Guinness Milkshake

In Breakfast, Condiments, Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Holiday, Sweet On 03/17/2011 5 Comments

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!! I am definitely not Irish and neither is Justin, but he sure wishes he was. In fact, I once bought him a square foot… Read More »

BOKA Balsamic Jelly (sort of)

In Bread, Breakfast, Condiments, Feeling Snacky, Hors D'oeuvres, Savory, Sweet, What Was I Thinking? On 03/14/2011 5 Comments

I never really read Bon Appetit magazine before because I thought the recipes were just too complicated! But ever since I began taking on the adventure of cooking… Read More »

80’s Party Funnel Cakes!

In Dessert, Feeling Snacky, Sweet On 03/13/2011 3 Comments

Happy 30th birthday to Tova Small…and thanks for throwing a rockin’ 80’s birthday party. But who knew that getting all dressed up and playing Nintendo would lead to… Read More »

Creole Jambalaya

In Dinner, Holiday, Leftovers, Savory On 03/08/2011 2 Comments

In honor of Mardi Gras, I decided to make a very spicy jambalaya for dinner! For anyone who doesn’t know, Jambalaya is a Louisiana Creole dish of Spanish and… Read More »

Yorkshire Pudding Beef Pie

In Bread, Dinner, Leftovers, Savory, Seen On TV On 03/02/2011 15 Comments

Have you ever heard of Yorkshire Pudding? Until I saw this bread-like dish on “The Best Thing I Ever Ate” on The Food Network, I hadn’t either. While watching… Read More »