All, DIY Jewish Holidays, Recipes, Rosh Hashanah

Apple Upside-Down Cake for Rosh Hashanah

I love celebrating Rosh Hashanah. The new year always holds so much promise and every dessert has honey in it. My Apple Upside-Down Cake is no exception. This is a Jewish New Year twist on a classic Pineapple Upside-Down cake. I've added some honey in addition to the traditional brown sugar and of course use… Continue reading Apple Upside-Down Cake for Rosh Hashanah

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High Holidays with a Baby

The high holidays are a time to celebrate and reflect which can be hard to do or nearly impossible when you have a baby. Whether you are able to bring your baby to services this year or if you’ll have to sit this one out. Hopefully using a couple of my tips and tricks your… Continue reading High Holidays with a Baby

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Jewish Kids from Scratch: Where to Start

https://youtu.be/IxPR9JO3V0A I have so many friends who are interested in raising their kids Jewish, but didn't grow up practicing and just don't know where to start. Other than following me, these are some resources that I love and you'll love too! PJ Library sends your kid a new Jewish book based on their age for… Continue reading Jewish Kids from Scratch: Where to Start

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5 Last-Minute Passover Desserts

In previous years, I've left the dessert portion of our seder meal up to the professionals.  Year to year there is only so much I can do, so buying dessert was a shortcut I was glad to take.  This year however, I've made 5 desserts.  All of them quick and delicious.   These cookies are… Continue reading 5 Last-Minute Passover Desserts