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In My Next Life

in my next life i shall be a midwife, catching slippery babies in my arms each day. holding new life in my hands and watching the purplish faces change to red, the first breaths, the first cries. watching miracles happen … Continue reading

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I’m Sharing a Spoon today with Think Tank Momma: Banana Cake

I’m Sharing a Spoon today with Brandee over at Think Tank Momma. I have a terrible sweet tooth and banana bread has always been one of my favorites, especially lightly toasted and slathered with butter. I generally use Martha Stewart’s recipe … Continue reading

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You, too, can be Super Jew!

I love my Shabbat candlestick set…I got it at B’Nai Jehudah’s gift shop. Challah in progress: be sure to incorporate the flour s-l-o-w-l-y….. This is what it looks like after it’s been sitting, covered, for 2 hours or so…all puffed … Continue reading

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Hamantaschen pics

My pics are in reverse order. Cannot figure out how to change this. Anyway, here are the finished products, these are strawberry (which proves that the reds do not run as much as the oranges)… finished apricot hamentaschen ready to … Continue reading

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Okay, so this darling Jewish girl brought homemade hamentaschen to our Intro to Judaism class Tuesday night. I copied down her recipe since they were so delish. As many of you recall, I attempt hamentaschen annually with mixed results—generally they … Continue reading

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baking cookies

Baking oatmeal raisin cookies today with my two little helpers!

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