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Avocado Toast Recipe

I love avocados! I literally eat them 3 or 4 times a week. I put them in salads or spread mashed avocado on Matzo. Sometimes I eat them plain with a splash of lemon or lime juice. My absolute favorite way to eat them is avocado toast. It’s so easy to make, you probably don’t […]

sweet noodle kugel

Barbara’s Sweet Noodle Kugel – Lokshen Kugel

The first time I celebrated Hanukkah, my husband and mother-in-law planned the menu. So Naturally noodle kugel was on the list. I must say, I wasn’t thrilled. I love savory noodle kugel. I frequently served it for holiday catering parties and my customers loved it. Sweet kugel? When I thought of sweet kugel, I thought of the dried up chunk of raisin-studded noodle – square I always saw at the deli. Yuk! Well, Barbara told me what to do and I followed her lead. We actually made a Polish style lokshen kugel. Lokshen is Yiddish for noodle, and kugel is a pudding, thus we have – noodle pudding.

spaghetti squash with meat sauce

Spaghetti Squash with Meat Sauce

My father-in-law is the sweetest guy and he never asks for anything, except on occasion, he’ll ask for spaghetti squash. He just loves it! The funny thing is – it happens to be one vegetable I’m not fond of, so I rarely make it. Lately, much to his surprise and delight, I’ve been serving spaghetti squash every week.  Since cutting the […]