Month: May 2018

Main courses

Summer Means Grilled Lemon Garlic Chicken

grilled chicken quarters

The school year is drawing to a close and summer is almost here. Now when the thermometer goes way up and the weather is sizzling hot, I make lemon garlic chicken. The bright flavors perk up tired appetites otherwise dimmed by heat. Also, there’s no basting or last minute work. Once you have the chicken …

Ashkenazi, Easy, Good for You, Healthy, LCHF, Parve

RECIPE: Cauliflower Kugel for Dummies

Cauliflower kugel

Remember that series of books? Windows for Dummies, and etc.? Someone needs to do that for cooking, especially since we just came out of Shabbos followed by a two-day holiday. Cooking for 3 days?? On top of work and caring for children????? Yikes. So yeah. We need a break from all that cooking. We’re BURNT. …

Desserts, Easy, Shavuos

RECIPE: Blueberry Cheesecake for Shavuos, the Cheesecake Holiday

Slice of blueberry cheesecake on white plate on white background

Man, we Jews are lucky. What other people have a holiday centered on cheesecake, everyone’s favorite dessert?? Want an easy one to make your holiday prep go faster? We’ve got you covered. Blueberry Cheesecake Yield: 16 servings Ingredients: 1-1/2 cups graham cracker crumbs 3 Tbsp. sugar 1/3 cup butter, melted 4 8 oz. packages cream …

Easy, LCHF

Low Carb High Fat Garlic Zoodles and Coodles

Zoodles and Coodles

I know, I know. Another thinly disguised low carb high fat recipe. But if you’ve been reading the mystery, low carb is all she wrote. Look: I lost 60 pounds on this diet (no pix, sorry), and now it’s a way of life that’s been touted by such august writers as Gary Taubes. I’ve no …

Easy, LCHF, Main courses

5-Ingredient Coconut Chicken Curry

Chicken curry

Don’t we all want a recipe that’s fast, uses few ingredients, and even fewer pots and pans? Especially when it’s a dish that everyone in your family will love—except for those who absolutely hate chicken. “Where can I find such a recipe,” I hear you asking. Right here, of course! 5-Ingredient Coconut Chicken Curry Yield: …