Lentils for Parshas Toldos

This post is dedicated to all the mom's who spend Friday working (or running errands because they spend every other day working) and are just now starting to cook Shabbos. No worries, this soup takes 10 minutes prep and about a half hour to cook. I can’t promise this soup’s worth your birthright, but it’s … Continue reading Lentils for Parshas Toldos

Choose your own dinner adventure

They say rice and beans is a poor man's meal, but 24 hours later, I'm still patting myself on the back for this one. Because as far as I'm concerned, last night's dinner was perfect. 1. It was delicious--everyone ate it. 2. It was cheap--under $5 for the ENTIRE family. 3. It was quick and … Continue reading Choose your own dinner adventure

Lentils for Parshas Toldos

I can’t promise this soup’s worth your birthright, but it’s pretty good. We eat it every year on Parshas Toldos in honor of the soup that Esau sold to Jacob. It happens to also be easy, fast and incredibly cheap to make. Esau could have saved himself a lot of trouble and made it himself. … Continue reading Lentils for Parshas Toldos