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Double dinners this week

Pesach is expensive enough as it is; the food alone is at least double what I would normally spend in a week. Add to that the spring clothes and shoes we all need, yom tov gifts, chol hamoed activities and the random gadgets I purchase for the kitchen–and we’ve just about blown our budget for … Continue reading

Breakfast / Dessert / Dip / Fish / Kosher for Passover / Main dish / Meat / Root vegetables / Salad / Salad Dressing / Side dish / Snacks / soup

Pesach, Granoladox style

Turns out there are a lot of recipes already on this blog that are kosher for Pesach. And since we’re all a bit, uh, busy right now, I’ll do you a favor. I’ll sift through the blog for you. SOUPS Squash soup Cauliflower soup Pumpkin soup Strawberry rhubarb soup Gazpacho SIDES Cauliflower popcorn Farro Salad … Continue reading

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Livin’ in the tropics

I’m not sure why Chicago’s 87 degrees in mid-March, and I’m certainly not going to complain. All I know is that it’s hard to stay inside cleaning when it feels like summer. Yesterday I compromised by biking to Hungarian for my first round of Pesach shopping. I only had an hour, and by the time … Continue reading