Set a Gorgeous Table for Purim
14 March 2019
Purim is in the air and we eagerly embrace its spirit of glee and excitement.  Weeks before Purim the buzz is already tangible.  The ovens are churning out hamentashen in all flavors from the traditional fillings of apricot, fig and prune, to the sweet filled cinnamon bun, chocolate chip, and rolo all the way to the savory Mediterranean tomato, basil, and cheese and even the unique an...
Mishloach Manot Ideas
20 March 2016
Weeks before purim I start planning my Mishloah Manot. I like to take the time and put thought into it and give family and friends a mishloah manot that is elegant yet simple to make, useful and healthy too. In Jerusalem, we celebrate Purim on Shushan Purim which this year falls on Friday. So I'm planning to make a Mishloach Manot in the spirit of Shabbat. Here are a few of the ideas I ha...