Holidays

French Macaron Summer Treat

June 27, 2013
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In several trendy restaurants I have had the pleasure to eat at lately, French macaron seemed to have stepped up to the next level.  Instead of the usual one inch diameter delectable confection

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Father’s Day 2013

June 12, 2013
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Father’s day is this Sunday the 16th.  For me, I have mixed emotions on this quintessential American Holiday.

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Grilled Portobello With Roasted Sweet Heart Tomato Crisps

May 9, 2013
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This makes a wonderful first course to a Shavuot Dairy Dinner or a light midweek dinner when you have had a big lunch and just want a little something tasty.  The other day I bought a beautiful pack of very fresh looking  Portobello mushrooms and then,

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Pineapple Coconut Cake

May 7, 2013
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Mother’s Day approaches and somehow brunch is in order.  My sister-in-law so graciously does the duty every year.  In fact this year she made Mother’s Day brunch a week early and I brought this lovely, super rich, moist, incredibly  flavorful cake to the celebration.  I baked two layers of my favorite coconut cake, with the […]

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Boyus With Spinach and Cheese

May 3, 2013
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I made these the other night and froze them.  This year 2013, Shavuot  falls on May 14, 15 and 16th.  I am taking the opportunity to bake some dairy treats.  Boyus

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