Latkes (aka Potato Pancakes) + a cookbook

Hannukah 2012 is over, but it’s never too late to share the latest holiday recipes to use for next year. These latkes are slightly different from the recipe I posted a few years ago, adding fresh herbs, a different kind of potato and…that’s about it! As with any latke, top with applesauce or plain greek…

Holiday Hiatus

Twas two days before Christmas, when all through the house, The clothes were all packed away, each and every blouse. The pants, scarves and sweaters were folded with care, With James and Emily soon to be leaving there. They’re off to get married in a few short weeks, so there’s no time to cut up…

Latkes My Dad Would be Proud Of

At our annual Hannukah party, my dad fried the latkes. All day my brothers and I would shred the potatoes and onions, while my dad made the magic happen by turning raw potatoes into the crispy, delicious latkes ( aka potato pancakes). At our Christmakah party we served up about 4 pounds of potatoes which…

A Party My Mom Would be Proud Of

My parents are the king and queen of throwing parties. Growing up we always were celebrating something. Our Hannukkah party was the party of the year for our family; celebrating every year for 24 years! In helping my mom cook and prepare for a party with usually 60-80 people in attendance, I like to think…