Purim

  • Whiskey-Infused Chocolate Hamantashen

    Oy! Is Purim really so soon?? As in, today?! I’ve got my work cut out for me. But, as a Jewish woman of Irish descent (among other things) I’m also super excited that it’s *also* St Patrick’s Day. I’m not…

  • DIY Clay Hamantashen Wine Charms

    There’s just a little more than a week until Purim and the only hamantashen I’ve made so far aren’t even edible. Crazy! I need to get some baking supplies so I can get on that. Usually I’ve made at least…

  • Free Printable Purim Word Game Cards

    Somehow I blinked and then it was March. Guys, I’ve been going through writer’s block for the ages. I can’t believe my last post here was in the beginning of February. But I’m back and I think I’m back into…

  • Purim Ad Libs Game

    So I usually like to post on Mondays, but I was working on a last-minute Purim activity and got a bit behind. One of my goals for this year is to create more fun printable games for the holidays. The…

  • Custom Glitter Champagne Bottle

    Once upon a time, I was walking through the craft store and saw a set of 12 fine glitters in bright colors and thought to myself, “I might need these some day.” This happens to a lot of people, right?…

  • Purim Wine Bottle Tags

    Pop culture meets Purim in today’s super easy craft. Using pre-fab Fimo Clay charms, vinyl, and a bit of wit, I think I came up with a mishloach manot hit. Especially for the Schitt’s Creek lovers in your life. Admittedly,…

  • Galaxy Hamantashen Garland

    If you’ve never walked through the scrapbook section of a craft store before, then you are missing out on some of the prettiest papers in the world! From glitter paper to holographic paper and everything in between, the selections these…

  • Easy Upcycled Purim Graggers

    I realized after we did our Purim dessert cart that we managed to leave out a major tradition: the noisemakers! Well, I grabbed some toilet paper rolls and wine corks, my hot glue gun, some glitter paper, and got cracking.…

  • How to Style a Dessert Cart for Purim

    While I was thinking about how I wanted to theme our Purim celebration this year, I was really inspired by the mimosa bar concept. The bright citrusy colors and bottles of bubbly seemed like a good place to start. When…

  • Mimosa Hamantashen Cookies

    After 3 major Hamantashen cookie fails, I think I finally found a cookie recipe that won’t succumb to the high altitude baking quandary. I still had to make an adjustment to the baking powder (1/2 teaspoon instead of 1 teaspoon),…