פלאפל

Ever since I went to Israel eleven years ago, I fell in love with falafels. Funny side-story: My first visit was for orientation with my company and the first night there, we headed to Jaffa (the old city near Tel Aviv) for dinner as a group. Someone found an Italian place and made reservations. I […]

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Trempette Française

Still having a hard time cooking for the two of us, with the kids moved out and this round is not exception. Had an itching for French Dip sandwiches. Wife doesn’t care for it – doesn’t like soggy bread, but likes roast beef sandwiches, so it’s a sealed deal: French Dip for dinner. I’ve made […]

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Any Way You Slice It…

Over a year ago, a friend gave me their deli slicer. She saw I was cooking large meats like briskets, pastrami and roast beef and I’ve mentioned I considered investing in one. They didn’t use theirs anymore and donated it to me. Thank you, Jackie! I’ve used it off and on, and there’s been times […]

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Empty Nesting

I am a family of five. My wife, three kids and myself (and 4 dogs) 6 months ago, we all lived under 1 roof. As of last week, it’s just my wife and myself. It’s a headrush to be sure. Eldest left for another state (Missouri) to move in with his best friend. Middle child […]

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