Two Routes to Sizzling Buffalo Bites


Marcia Selden chicken wings and cauliflower bites

Recipes and photos courtesy of Robin Selden, Marcia Selden Catering and Event Planning

While the BIG GAME may be yesterday’s news, baseball season is only one month away and we still need finger foods to munch on as we watch basketball and hockey. Because we never really ate our fill, we’re sharing these recipes for spicy Baked Buffalo Chicken Wings and crispy Buffalo Cauliflower Bites.

They’re are easy to whip up, pretty darn guilt free and suitable for both the wing lovers and vegetarians in your crew.

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Master the Art of Israeli Fish Kebabs


I’ve gotta tell ya- it was tough to chose a recipe to share from the generous selection we had access to from Susie Fishbein‘s latest, Kosher by Design Brings it Home; picture perfect food inspired by my travels. Standouts that caught my attention Continue reading

Kosher by Design Brings it Home with TWO Give-Aways

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My cookbook collection has grown so out-of-control that sloppy stacks are now towering on the floor in front of my groaning bookshelves.  Still, I can’t, no, I won’t, resist a new release from a trusted authority whose voice is so familiar that I think of her as a friend.

That’s why I jumped when I was offered a chance to participate in a virtual book launch and give-away offer along with some of my favorite food bloggers. Together, we are previewing Susie Fishbein‘s latest and final cookbook in her Kosher by Design series.

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Sweet Loren’s Easy Bake Cookies


Photo courtesy of Sweet Loren's

Photo courtesy of Sweet Loren’s

Katy Morris

With a tagline of “be sweet to yourself” and a concept so pure – and tempting, we simply couldn’t resist. We met. We ate (yep, couldn’t fight a pre-bake nibble). We baked. We ate again. We swooned…and now, we’re in love.

Sweet Loren’s offers irresistible all-natural, kosher, non-dairy, whole-grain cookie dough that comes premixed so you can fall in love over and over again, anytime you want, with freshly baked, warm, gooey treats at home. You’ll never cave to those chemical laden slice and bake cookies again, promise!

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Easy Slow Cooker Chili for Game Day

Photo: Liz Rueven

Photo: Liz Rueven

There are plenty of reasons to consider serving chili on Super Bowl Sunday. It’s healthy, a cinch to prepare, satisfies a crowd and feels like a party once you mound the toppings in an array of colorful bowls. Serving chili on a chilly winter day is as natural as well, watching Sunday football.

Even if you don’t, your friends do and they need to eat. And so do you.

Scroll down to find four easy chili recipes to satisfy your crew. You’ll find a range that will appeal to all eaters. These recipes are so effortless you might even consider making more than one crock of this spicy party food so everyone can be happy.

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Sweet & Savory Nibbles to Pack & Go




Katy Morris

Whether you’re regularly caught with a grumbling tummy when you’re on the go or just lookin’ to jazz up your (and your kids’) lunchbox menu, healthy, simple snacks are just the trick.

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Winter Salad that Meets the Challenge

Photo: Liz Rueven

Photo: Liz Rueven

Winter salads can taste a little lackluster, we know. But colder months provide an opportunity to create pairings with dried fruits and nuts that sing differently but still shine in composed salads bursting with warm flavors and colors. Continue reading

You Can Win this Cookbook!

The New Kosher; photo Kate Sears

The New Kosher; photo Kate Sears

New Year; New Ideas!

We know how difficult it can be to stay inspired in the kitchen during these winter months. So we’re offering Kim Kushner’s refreshing and luscious cookbook, THE NEW KOSHER, Simple Ideas to Savor & Share, in this give-away!

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