* FEATURED * in case my birthday isn't enough reason to celebrate all month, pick a holiday from a list of every June food holiday you never knew existed (June 13 might be my favorite)
This Greek celebration bread is made for Christmas with a spiced dough that is studded with raisins, figs and walnuts. An orange-almond glaze pulls all of the flavors together.
A quick dessert for the Memorial Day holiday done with strawberries, cream, and choux.
Zongzi: Traditional food eaten on the day of the Dragon Boat Festival.
Leave mayo out of the picture and dress you potato salad with something a bit spicier.
Guinness Gingerbread - simple and delicious
Celebrate May 15th - National Chocolate Chip Day!
Spitzbuben cookies. Delicate, delicious, and guaranteed to impress!
Fresh and healthy Mexican dish for your Cinco de Mayo celebration!
With Mother's day just around the corner I got to thinking about Yo Momma's Stuffed Thighs. Yeah I said it!
Frencho de Mayo(nnaise). Celebrate the 5th of May with 5 inspired mayonnaise recipes to go with grilled prawns and sweet potato fries.
An American icon, the Banana Cream Pie. If you have never made one from scratch, you need to.
Incredibly rich and criminally easy: Caramel Almond Cracker Bars.
Passover feast: turkey, brisket, cranberry sauce and more sweets than anyone needs.
Maple cream Fudge. Easy to make.
Spring is here, and a dirt cake is the perfect dessert for your next spring party. Fast and simple to make, fun to serve and eat.
Pan fried gefilte fish, I tried cooking them the traditional way too, but liked these better...
Neopolitan Easter Pie
Celebrating Easter with Lamb Chops with Mint Yogurt Sauce. Paired with Israeli Couscous and Two Hands Shiraz...
Marvelous marbleized Easter eggs
Standing Rib Roast and Yorkshire Pudding - Easy, elegant and impressive for any special occasion
Easy hot cross buns, fresh out of the oven!
Today baked a dozen small Easter Cross Breads in the Polish tradition. THey will go into our baskets and will be blessed at the church.
Passover-appropriate coconut-almond macaroons... for breakfast.
How to make your own version of marshmallow Peeps for Easter!
Spring Salad with Cucumber Moons and Fresh Mozzarella. Adapted from a recipe in the April issue of Gourmet, this salad would be perfect for Easter dinner.
What's better than one charoset recipe for Passover? Two: one with apples and cinnamon, the other with dates and orange peel.
Making your own gefilte fish is easy and tastes so much better than the stuff from the jar (gluten-free)
What's a beef lover's go-to meat on the holidays? Standing Rib Roast. Luxurious and easy to make.
The prehistoric Megalicious Lasagnasaurus is millions of years in the making...
Spring Easter Meringues.
S'mores + Peeps = Smeeps! Gentle toasting takes the ordinary Peep to a whole new level.
Charoses is the reason I look forward to Passover.