I am a foodie. There’s no doubt about that. At the moment, I’m a food snob in a barren wasteland of deep fried fat and white bread. I’ve been slow to find other foodies. Of course, coming from a place where a modest food cart can hide a gourmet delicacy around any corner, I’ve beenContinue reading “Word of the Month: Epicure”
This year Thanksgiving fell during Hanukkah. I celebrated with friends playing dreidel and assembling lego’s. I love lighting the menorah each night and I always have to take some pictures. For this week’s photo challenge of Let There be Light!, I didn’t have to look to far to find something to post. I have oneContinue reading “Let There be Light!”
What do you get when have cocktails and latkes then add bunch of giggly girls? If you guessed menorah jenga you are correct! After the candles went out, the hilarity ensued! Happy Hanukkah y’all!
Fall brings harvest, naked trees and generally a new Jewish year. This year is 5772. The Hebrew calendar is lunar, so holidays don’t fall at the same time each year. We eat apples and honey to welcome a sweet new year. This takes on a few variations in the form of honey cake or apple cake. ThisContinue reading “happy new year”