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Dye-Free for Purim and Every Day: Sign the FDA Petition

March 21st, 2011 · 1 Comment

Did you know that the E.U. requires warning labels on foods with certain artificial food dyes? And that American brands have adapted their foods for sale in Europe? It doesn’t seem so far-fetched, then, to ask why they aren’t making the same changes to the products sold here, right? Well it turns out some companies [...]

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Tags: cooking with kids · food for thought · holiday · kids cook monday

Hamantaschen with Jam

March 1st, 2010 · 3 Comments

As I mentioned Friday, I planned to make Jewish cookies known as hamantaschen over the weekend. Hamantaschen are triangle-shaped cookies traditionally filled with thick poppyseed or prune spread, or other fruit preserves. They are traditionally made during Purim — a Jewish holiday festival similar to Mardi Gras — but can be found year-round in Jewish [...]

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Tags: baking · cooking with kids · holiday

5 for Friday

February 26th, 2010 · 2 Comments

I have a bad habit of “starring” links in my Twitter feed to share later, and then never getting back to them. (Surely someone out there could create an app that reads those links and sends you back a cliff notes version, right??) So I thought I’d try sharing a few favorite things with you [...]

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Tags: five on friday · food for thought · food news · foodblogs · friday finds