Pumpkin Cranberry Pecan muffins

Mmm…these are fantastic – and relatively healthy! I was looking for a good muffin recipe for a playgroup I host, and I had some pumpkin and craisins on hand. I almost put in some coconut as well, but a friendĀ told me shredded coconut makes her think of toenail clippings, and […]

Whatever happened to pharaoh chicken?

Passover, Passover…I’m ready for a break from my prep. So I’m going to update you on a fun longer-term project we’ve been doing. Remember how we’re making a mummy? Well, we’re still at it. It’s been almost two months, and we’ve been changing the salt mix about once a week. […]

Indonesian Peanut Saute

Sometimes, I browse restaurant sites looking for things that sound good.You know, when things are getting a little too repetitive and the what’s-for-dinner monster is looming? I’ve seen versions of this recipe in several places (like here or here), originally from the (not kosher) restaurant Noodles and co., and it […]