Brown Sugar Cinnamon Swirl Challah

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Happy almost Rosh Hashanah! I just got back from a super fun food conference in Seattle (enter cheesey food nerd here) and even though I am happy to be back to reality, Seattle has become one of my favorite food-loving cities ever! A huge thanks to the Hatch Chile store for sponsoring..a fabulous hatch recipe […]

Savory Tomato Stuffed Challah Bread

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Shabbat Shalom! I haven’t said that in years, but figured it would be appropriate to on a Friday morning. The last time I said Shabbat Shalom to someone was on a a Saturday afternoon to an observant couple walking down the streets of LA. I was never that observant growing up, but I do miss […]

Challah Stuffing with Turkey Sausage, Leeks and Cherries

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Well food-loving friends, the countdown is ON! Just a few days until Istanbul and Spain and then when we get back one of my favorite holidays is next! Thanksgivukkah! Well..it’s really 2 holidays in 1, Thanksgiving + Hanukkah. Which means turkey and latkes and gravy and more latkes…Do you love it? This is the only […]

Banana Stuffed Challah French Toast

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The title sounds like a mouthful, doesn’t it? But oh what a delicious mouthful this is. I made it on a whim just yesterday morning after my 1.5 mile run, which by the way felt amazing after my 1st 5K. I also still had some challah bread leftover and very over-riped bananas that I was […]

My 1st Challah-Pumpkin Challah

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I made my first challah last week. I am probably the only Jewish girl out there that has never made a challah from start to finish…I can admit that and finally cross it off my bucket list. Actually, when I was younger, I went to Yeshiva (Jewish school) and every Friday before Shabbos the teacher […]