Prep day usually involves a lot of chores and a rather long list of jobs to do. It does at my house. So I’m always trying to invent new ways to keep the chores fun and get everyone involved. On every other day, the kids are required to simply do
Why is it that on Shabbat, everyone is hungry? This post will hopefully help you fill those incredible rumbly little tummies when you can’t prepare a full meal. Here are some snacks that we like to enjoy on Shabbat. cheese and crackers fruit muffins ants on logs (celery sticks
We have been doing some neat things in our kitchen lately, aside from washing laundry! Enjoy the picture tour. Thanks to my father in law, I now have three crockpots lined up on my counter. Two are currently filled with dry beans which will be made up into fermented bean
Okay, I’m not a complete foreigner to lacto fermented food. I’ve made the occasional jar of lacto fermented pickles with a recipe from Nourishing Traditions. This is a great cookbook. But, to be frank, I find many of those recipes a bit unrealistic for a modern family of kids who
I have been following Moira’s blog for some time, but didn’t actually read many posts. Well, I headed over there and started reading. I learned alot! And I only read what was actually up on the screen at the time. If you would like to learn more about healthy cooking,
I’ve been teaching the kids how to use my Zojirushi bread machine this week. They have been learning to read the recipe and measure correctly. With my supervision, they have been doing quite well. So I thought I would learn something new, too. I have heard about soaking grains and flours, but
Hello again! Update for torah school homeschoolers: Chayei Sarah is ready to go. Please accept my sincerest apology for taking so long on this one. I just learned that some families study the week prior to the reading of the torah portion. I will try to avoid this delay in
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