Salads and Side Dishes

Spring Beet Salad

Although it may not feel like it in New England, spring is on the way! I promise! We will do our best to pack the sunshine with us and bring it up the coast on our drive. I wanted to make a salad for Passover because all of the traditional vegetable dishes are┬áso heavy, especially… Continue reading Spring Beet Salad


Reflecting on 2012 & A Healthy Start to 2013

Happy 2013 everyone! I hope you had a safe and healthy night of celebrating New Year's Eve. We unfortunately lost my grandfather this week, but the silver lining was welcoming the new year with my entire family... something that hasn't happened in quite a few years. This past year was full of great memories to… Continue reading Reflecting on 2012 & A Healthy Start to 2013

The Cocktail Lounge

Thanksgiving Cocktails- Sparkling Apple Cider Sangria

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I hope you are as lucky as I am to be surrounded by family and friends on my favorite holiday of the year. Whether you are doing all the cooking or all the football cheering, it's nice to have a fun and unique cocktail to bring to your celebrations. I saw a… Continue reading Thanksgiving Cocktails- Sparkling Apple Cider Sangria


Apple Almond Matzah Brei

If you have decided to keep Passover this week then you may be in search of some breakfast inspiration. And if you aren't Jewish, and you have no idea what matzah brei is or why you'd eat it, stick around. Matzah brei is egg battered matzah that is eaten over Passover. A replica of French… Continue reading Apple Almond Matzah Brei