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Love is in the Air part2

RED velvet cakes are the best! and nothing says love like…. red velvet “whoopie” cake that is for all you people who remember the newlywed game 😉       Ingredients Cookies 1 Box devil’s food cake mix 1/2 Cup water 1/2 Cup vegetable oil 3 Eggs Save 2 tablespoons red food color 1 box […]

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Love is in the Air

I am a lover of dessert cakes cookies chocolate — Chaukah time is a bad time of year for me there is nothing better then doughnuts filled with custard. On that note I am not a lover of Dunkin Doughnuts I like dense sift doughnuts that I can sink my teeth into. BUT this time […]

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What to do….

When you can’t even keep up with your blog — you know its time to order pizza. David’s Pizza knows me by name “11 North Wood Lane” they also know my order. They have more then just pizza! Salmon, Soup, Qunioa etc… OK the best Zeppoles around!   THANK YOU DAVE!!!! I promise I have […]

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Quinoa Stuffed Chicken Capons

SIT DOWN, this past weekend I invited friends to share in Chanukah Friday Night Dinner. As always I make new recipes for guests, so I type in google Easy Boneless Capons recipe. It brought me to: https://www.kosher.com/recipe/8pm-quinoa-stuffed-chicken-capons-804 DON’T let the quinoa fool you — when I read the ingredients it brought me back to the […]

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Happy Chanukah

The next best thing to come after sliced bread is the bread machine! If you don’t have one get one they are lots of fun! This is the best cookbook trust me, at one time I had over 100 in my house……. https://www.amazon.com/Betty-Crockers-Bread-Machine-Cookbook/dp/B009XQ47Z6/ref=sr_1_sc_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1513088845&sr=8-2-spell&keywords=BETT+CROOCKER+BREAD+MACHINE+COOKBOOK  It is so easy and the ingredients are simple you can find […]

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Some names have been changed to protect the innocent…

Some names have been changed to protect the innocent… THE SCENE It started off as an average Friday night in the middle of winter. I was helping a client plan a party—we mapped out exactly what she needed and had some samples made. We were very happy. Unfortunately, not everything in life comes out as planned…or as […]

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Meatballs All Year Round

I will dedicate this recipe to my Mother in Law Chippy. She gets the credit for this. Its perfect all year round AND even pesach. One year I made 4 pounds of it and it all went.   2 LB chopped meat 2 eggs 1t salt 1t pepper 1/4 garlic 1/2 cup Matzah Meal Mix […]

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Caesar Salad

The best recipes come from your friends because they would never leave out an ingredient. Yes, that has happened and you know who you are those recipe hoarders! And you know who you are the ones that this has happened too. So going back to my recipe box, and index cards and way before you […]

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The Oven: Episode II

No one likes to wait for a sequel, so why postpone episode II of my oven saga until April? Religion is a funny thing. We all want to do what we “think” is right but what we “think” and what we “do,” might be very different things. It was shortly before Pesach and my new […]

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Dijon-Herb Crusted Salmon with Creamy Dill Sauce

No sooner than the Jewish Holidays are over that I get my favorite food magazine Cooking Light, that the cover is promoting the American Holidays — God help us with the cooking. The only thing I can say and that I used to tell all my co-workers at Doubleday, Bookspan, DirectBrands… “We [the royal we] […]

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