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An Asian Twist to an Old Classic for Chanukah

An Asian Twist to an Old Classic for Chanukah

There has been a frying fiesta going on in my house. Chanukah celebrates the miracle of just a tiny bit of oil lasting for eight whole nights. It is only appropriate to give oil a central role in this holiday. Therefore, the two¬†cardinal foods of […]

Falatke: The New Holiday Tradition

Falatke: The New Holiday Tradition

I don’t know if I invented this or not, but I have never seen it nor heard of it, so I’m taking credit. It happened a few days ago as I was driving to meet a client. I had some quiet time in the car…I […]

All Latke’d Out!

All Latke’d Out!

Boy, this weekend was a whirlwind of Hannuka parties! Talk about a fun holiday!!! We started off Saturday morning at my in-laws for a really nice, laid-back Hannuka brunch. We got to enjoy the holiday with family. Bella was particularly thrilled to play with her […]

Happy Hannuka! (and homemade apple sauce)

Happy Hannuka! (and homemade apple sauce)

Wishing all who are celebrating a very Happy Hannuka, Channuka, Hanukkah, Chanukkah. I have no idea how to spell it in English! Last night, I made some latkes and homemade apple sauce. The sauce is easier than you might imagine to make. Seriously! Peel an […]