Lemon Coconut Almond Cake


 Happy Sunday and hope you all are enjoying a great Memorial Day weekend! Even though tomorrow is most commonly a day of BBQ’s, beach and a day off, we observe this day to remember and honor the fallen who have served our country so bravely.┬á Just some food for thought on this holiday weekend… ­čÖé … [Read more…]

Broccoli Cheddar Jalape├▒o Scones For Passover

Broccoli Cheddar Jalape├▒o Scones

 Passover – Here We Come! What could possibly go wrong when you mix some broccoli florets with cheddar cheese and diced jalape├▒o?┬á I mean, how about the perfect bite?┬á A heaping tablespoon of yummy perfection, that tastes like broccoli cheddar soup with a spicy kick! Enter my Broccoli Cheddar Jalape├▒o Scones – and let the … [Read more…]

Herby Cabbage Salad – perfect for Passover!


 Cabbage Salad with Parsley and Mint I know I say this every year, but how is it Pesach already?┬á Well, believe it or not, recipes are popping up everywhere for the perfect Passover food.┬á Today’s recipe is for my Herby Cabbage salad!┬á This salad is super refreshing on a warm spring day and very simple … [Read more…]

Lemon Coconut Halva Cookies


 Halva – the Rachel way! There is something so comforting about Halva.┬á That rich, decadent dessert made with tahini (ground sesame seeds), butter and sugar. Cue the drooling, and welcome to my no-bake creamy, lemon coconut halva cookies! When I lived in Israel for a year after High School, I remember walking through the Shuk … [Read more…]