5 nutritious Breakfast

I know that Honey Nut Cheerios is easier but do you really want your kids or yourself to start the day with unnatural, full of sugar breakfast?  With these light, nutritious breakfasts, you’ll definitely have a good, healthy day. They require very little effort and some willingness. 

Shakshuka

My cousin Diane is married to Avi, who is from Jerusalem and is an excellent cook. Avi makes the best shakshuka.  Last month, when we were visiting in Israel, we stayed with them and he made shakshuka for breakfast.  I already published a quick recipe…

almond lemon Cake

Eema (me): “Alex, this is delicious, are you sure you don’t want to be a pastry chef when you grow up?” Alex: “What is a pastry chef?” Eema: “A pastry chef is someone who makes cakes and cookies for a…

Almond & Asian Pear Cake

Two years ago I accepted the fact that my body and dairy don’t get along so I gave it up, almost completely. Occasionally, usually when I travel, I cheat and eat (and regret) a good cheese or buttery pastry. Since most of the…

Moroccan anise biscuits (Reifat)

Alex: what are you making mommy? Me: I’m making Moroccan anise  cookies. Alex: can you make American cookies? Me: no, I’m craving mama’s cookies. Oh mama mama, I wish you were alive to see how I bring your recipe to…