• Nifler Cocktail

    If you’re a Harry Potter fan, you’ve heard of the infamous butterbeer drink that is served in the taverns of Hogsmeade. Fans have created many delicious recipes inspired by the books to create this literary cocktail. Typically these recipes call…

  • Sukkah Sipper Cocktail

    The best part of “early” holiday years is that the weather is more conducive to sitting outside long after the meal is over. There’s no better living than sitting outside with an after-dinner beverage and watching the sunset. But, what…

  • 6 Rosh Hashanah Recipes to Inspire Your Holiday Menu

    The High Holidays are coming. And what would Jewish holiday prep be without menu planning? Over the last few years, I’ve developed a couple of tasty new recipes that have helped us celebrate Rosh Hashanah in a fresh new way.…

  • Flower Sour Cocktail

    It’s been a while since I crafted a new cocktail! Are you excited? Because I am. Especially since I’m not a huge sour cocktail fan (aside from margaritas) and I super love this one. It’s the perfect spring blend of…

  • Mini Frozen Coconut Cheesecakes

    Today’s post has been a long time coming. And I don’t even mean my recent hiatus from posting here on the blog. This is a recipe that I created for Shavuot last spring, but we all know how crazy things…

  • Lavender Moon Matzah Cookies

    If there’s one thing that I really love, it’s lavender. Really, anyone who knows me will tell you that. It’s so fresh and clean and relaxing. Which is why I will literally find any excuse to add it into my…

  • Our Family’s Mashed Potato Passover Seder

    I hope you and your family had a meaningful Passover Seder this weekend. It almost didn’t happen for us because, I don’t know about you, but 2 Passovers in one pandemic was getting me down. But, somehow I pulled it…

  • Hanukkah Party Mix

    With roughly just one month left before we light the shamash, I’m kicking off the Hanukkah season with a very yummy, very American, non-fried food. I know you were probably hoping for something more akin to sparkly fried donuts or…

  • Dybbuk Cocktail

    Once upon a time, Ruckus came home from work, poured himself a finger of rum with a dash of black walnut bitters, and then promptly asked me to help save his drink. You see, bitters are a funny thing. Here…

  • Pumpkin and Cider Cheese Soup

    If there’s one thing that I love it’s a good beer cheese soup. Unfortunately, it’s also really difficult to find a good beer cheese soup recipe. I’ve had soups through the years that are grainy, bland, or even, dare I…