Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

Zoodles with Chicken & Pesto

Last weekend I stumbled upon a Williams Sonoma that I had never seen before, so I went in and bought a Julienne peeler/Mandolin.  I had seen a lot of recipes that involved “Zoodles,” (aka Zucchini noodles) and figured a Julienne … Continue reading

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Spaghetti (Squash) and Meatballs!

I’ve been trying to incorporate more vegetables into our family meals because I feel like we don’t eat enough vegetables.  It’s important to me that our family meals be delicious AND nutritious, and sometimes there are small things you can … Continue reading

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A Facebook dilemma, a bit of a scare and some random tidbits!

As some of you may know, I decided to deactivate my Facebook account during the 6+ weeks I’ve been studying for the Bar Exam.  This was because I knew that if I had access to facebook while studying for the … Continue reading

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Geeky Kitchen Gadgets

We have a lot of leftovers in our fridge at the moment and I’m not planning on cooking for a couple days cause we have plans to go out, so I wanted to share something funny that I found, in … Continue reading

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Pan-Seared Ribeye Steak Tacos With Onion Jam and Horseradish Sauce

So here’s the deal… my mom is sending us a HUGE order of kosher meat from kosher.com (I will let you all know how their meat is once we cook some of it) and so yesterday I was going through … Continue reading

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Isn’t it hard to keep kosher???

People sometimes ask me: isn’t it hard to keep kosher if you weren’t raised that way? It’s true: I did not grow up keeping kosher.  My mom grew up with parents who forced religion on her: she was forced to … Continue reading

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Thank you to my Father-in-Law for introducing me to Coffee Syrup!

I’m sorry I have not posted in quite some time… I’ve been very busy with final exams (I am in my third year of law school so I’ve got 4 exams this semester–I already took 3 of them and my … Continue reading

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