Tag Archives : Rosh Hashanah menu


Preparing meals ahead of time

With Tishrei barreling our way (Rosh Hashana is two weeks from today – evening of Sept 4th!), it’s time to think ahead and get ready. I already have some important things from my list done: kids’ clothes and tzitzit shopping buying pjs for everyone (our family tradition) order lulav/etrog checked our sukkah and ordered lights we […]


Simanim for Rosh Hashanah

Simanim for Rosh Hashanah vary based on your tradition. Commonly, people have apples, honey, round challah, and often carrots. My husband comes from a Turkish background (Sefardic), and here is what we use along with my plan for preparing the food this year in parentheses: Apples : (served plain, red, green, and gold) Honey : […]


The recipe hunt is on! (Rosh Hashanah planning: 3 weeks out)

Time to get thinking about Rosh Hashanah more seriously. I have done most of the things on my early prep list. That means clothing and pjs ordered for the kids, seats bought, etc. I still have to buy things for me–that’s one of the hardest things, I think! Now it’s time to menu plan! On […]