Jewish holidays

Not Your Bubbe’s Rosh Hashanah Dessert: Salted-Caramel Apple Galette

Not Your Bubbe’s Rosh Hashanah Dessert: Salted-Caramel Apple Galette
By September 22, 2014

Because life is a bit too complicated for things to just be “sweet.” Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Recipe: Dulce de leche Cheesecake for Shavuot

Not Your Bubbe’s Recipe: Dulce de leche Cheesecake for Shavuot
By May 28, 2014

Two beloved dairy desserts, combined in perfect harmony. Read More

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7 Decadent S’mores Recipes For Lag B’Omer

7 Decadent S’mores Recipes For Lag B’Omer
By May 15, 2014

Because Lag B’Omer → Bonfire → S’Mores → Perfection Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Passover Dessert: Charoset Pie

Not Your Bubbe’s Passover Dessert: Charoset Pie
By April 11, 2014

This dessert is inspired by my grandmother’s charoset recipe and made with the secret ingredient that always made hers so great: love. Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Passover Chicken

Not Your Bubbe’s Passover Chicken
By April 8, 2014

Ashkenazi meets Sephardi in this recipe for Marmalade-Garlic Glazed Roasted Chicken with Cranberry-Almond Quinoa Stuffing. Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Brunch: Naan Bread with Salmon and Paneer Cheese

Not Your Bubbe’s Brunch: Naan Bread with Salmon and Paneer Cheese
By March 14, 2014

Turn Brunch and Purim upside down with this unexpected take on bagels and lox. Read More

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In the Story of Queen Esther, Echoes of My Own Coming Out

In the Story of Queen Esther, Echoes of My Own Coming Out
By March 13, 2014

“Here was I, a kid of thirteen, trying to take off the mask of childhood and become a fully-fledged member of the Jewish people.” Read More

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Jezebel’s ‘Groupthink’ Goes Anti-Hanukkah

Jezebel’s ‘Groupthink’ Goes Anti-Hanukkah
By November 1, 2013

Leave our holiday alone Read More

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