Unfair Trade: Muffins for Tobacco

Originally posted on koolkosherkitchen:
Are muffins bread? Are they cakes? Are they supposed to be eaten for breakfast, lunch, snack, dessert, or all of the above? Are muffins really cupcakes without frosting? Thomas Jefferson thought so, and called muffins “a luxury to us.” Today, you can get a recipe for Monticello Muffins at http://www.monticello.org.  But…

Miracle of Miracles – Paperback Is Out!

Originally posted on koolkosherkitchen:
I want to shout like Motl and Chava, the characters in Fiddler on the Roof: “Wonder of Wonders, Miracle of Miracles!” https://youtu.be/hszJv-P2yNE My book is out in real paperback that you can touch, feel, put on your bookshelf, or gift to someone you love! It is found on https://www.amazon.com/dp/1973535491?ref_=pe_870760_150889320. Today’s word prompt…

Skin a Watermelon

Originally posted on ZodiacImmortal:
One of the coolest party tricks I’ve ever seen – enjoy, Beautiful People! ZodiacImmortal View original post

Freedom To Be Yourself

Originally posted on Lasting Joy Club:
Whais your most valuable asset in life? Says Rabbi Zelig Pliskin, “Friends, classmates, parents, siblings… they’re what we cherish most in life. Now you can learn how to protect your greatest treasure from damage, keeping your relationships shining bright. It’s all in the power of the words you speak.”…

Turkey Patties in Red Wine with Spicy Tahini

Originally posted on koolkosherkitchen:
All my ground turkey dishes start out the same  and then go out their separate way. Just like people, perhaps, who all start out the same way, then acquire different fillers, different seasoning, challenges, experiences, and finally, emerge as distinct individuals. I am only waxing philosophical because I have ground turkey,…

Patriotic Fruity Pizza

Happy Independence Day, Beautiful People! I’ll take independence any day; to quote Janis Joplin, Here is a fun patriotic dessert for you, offered by https://www.womansday.com/food-recipes. INGREDIENTS   Flour, for the parchment 1 (16-oz.) package refrigerated sugar cookie dough 2 tbsp. Strawberry jam 2 tbsp. fresh lemon juice 1 lb. strawberries, hulled and cut into pieces 1 1/2 c. blueberries 1 (8-oz.) package…

Intrepid New World

Originally posted on koolkosherkitchen:
One of the fellow bloggers complimented me on my intrepid experiments with Indian vegetables. I liked it! I even thought it would make a good name for a new dish, Intrepid Experiment. On second thought, though, I experiment with everything, always. I still have a grade school kid’s curiosity: what happens…

Goal!

Originally posted on Lasting Joy Club:
What are your goals and how do you go about reaching them? Do you get frustrated and stressed out along the way? Everybody does! Our June get-together was inspired by a great blogger Phoebe at https://phoebemd.com/2018/06/26/taking-control-of-stress. Watch our videos and practice THE POWER OF CHANGE. https://youtu.be/7e1qAtyJ8_0 As more and more…

Get Your Game On With Chocolate Halva Balls

In honor of the World Cup – and for those of you, Beautiful People, who call it soccer, it’s FOOTBALL! – with all its surprising results and insane scores, we made chocolate halva balls at our June Lasting Joy Club get-together – watch the videos here. Actually, according to http://www.sportsaspire.com, the word itself came from…