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Holidays & Occasions

Challah: Simple
and Significant

Challah: Simple and Significant

The beauty of challah baking is that it has so much symbolism, so much meaning and significance, yet is also so simple – hands on, physical, made from just a few ingredients.

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Everyday Eats

4 Cozy Wintertime
Cooking Projects

4 Cozy Wintertime Cooking Projects

Cold winter days are the perfect time to stay in and tackle complicated cooking and baking projects. Roll up your sleeves and get cooking on these four that Judith lined up!

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Recipe of the Week

On a visit to Hungary last summer, I discovered flódni, a traditional

Stuffed, Hidden and Full of Surprises Holidays & Occasions

Stuffed, Hidden and Full of Surprises

Purim is all about costumes and masks, so shouldn’t our food have some dress-up fun, too? Judith came up with a masquerade meal of stuffed, filled and hidden treats.

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Purim Gifts That Are Healthy and Sustainable Food & Justice

Purim Gifts That Are Healthy and Sustainable

This year for Purim, give mishloach manot that are better for the environment and your recipients’ bodies. Not sure where to start? Sarah put together a handy list of tips.

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<em>Misloach Manot</em> Get a Mature Makeover Holidays & Occasions

Misloach Manot Get a Mature Makeover

Forget the gaudy Purim baskets of yore filled with sugar, sugar and more sugar. This year, Merav is going for something that’s bit more modern, mature and aligned with her lifestyle.

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A Sanctioned Night of Letting Go Holidays & Occasions

A Sanctioned Night of Letting Go

Depriving oneself of something good usually results in the opposite—just ask any chocoholic. That’s why Purim, a sanctioned night of revelry and letting go, makes so much sense.

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Pastry Traditions Meet Jewish Traditions Around Town

Pastry Traditions Meet Jewish Traditions

When a kosher-keeping member joined the family behind Arlington’s beloved Pastries by Randolph, the idea of making the bakery kosher surfaced. Then, thanks to DC Kosher, it became possible.

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