Striped Jello Cups

Striped Jello Cups


 These eye-catching Striped Jello Cups can be created easily. We used this concept for the Jello Menorah on Hanukkah, however you can use this for a fun and easy treat throughout the year.  An old time favorite, this enjoyable low calorie, … Continue reading



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Biscotti with Candy Pearls


Lately, I have been getting a lot of requests for ideas of things to send to a Shalom Zachar and Kiddush. Biscotti seems to be a great thing to send to a Simcha; they are  delicious, easy to make and easy to … Continue reading



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Diamond Wrapped Vases


I’m always on the lookout when I walk the aisles of Stitch ‘n Sew in Lakewood N.J. Whether it be leather, organza, vinyl, taffeta, ribbons, flowers, or tulle, there is always something that catches my eye to use to enhance … Continue reading



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A Classic Welcoming Box


Recently I was hired to coordinate a weekend Sheva Brachot. Some of my responsibilities included setting up an elaborate breakfast the morning after the wedding,the sweet table for Shabbat,party favors, and hostess gifts. My favorite task however, was to create a … Continue reading



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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dream Napkin Coat


My sister in Israel is always trying to bring the weekly Parsha “home”. Each week she makes an effort to include some food or décor to her Shabbat table that her children can connect to the Parsha. This is one … Continue reading



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Elegant Chopped Liver and Egg Salad Presentation


Photography by Dan Engongora Begin your meal with a show-stopping presentation. You will need: Tomato wraps Spinach wraps 3 ” fluted round cookie cutter 2 1/2″  fluted round cookie cutter 1 3/4″ round cookie cutter Directions:Using a 3” round cookie cutter-cut … Continue reading



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Pinwheel Fish


You will need: Loaf of gefilte fish and carrots, cooked V  knife 2 tasting spoons horseradisn ,mayonnaise Lemon slices, lettuce Directions: Fill tasting spoons with chrein and mayonnaise-place on plate. Cut a thick slice of fish. Using the v knife, cut … Continue reading



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Fish in a Glass


Directions for fish balls You will need: Home  made gefilte fish batter or a frozen loaf of store bought fish   defrosted Large carrots-sliced Directions: Place fish batter in the bowl of your mixer. Beat on high for 15 minutes(this will … Continue reading



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Gefilte Fish Kabobs


Directions for fish balls You will need: Home  made gefilte fish batter or a frozen loaf of store bought fish defrosted Large carrots-sliced Directions: Place fish batter in the bowl of your mixer. Beat on high for 15 minutes(this will … Continue reading