Apple Cinnamon Danish Hamentashen

I’m not into baking cookies as much as I use to be when I first started this blog, but the one thing I still love to do is challenge myself with developing a new hamentashen recipe each year. Although I had been on a chocolate and cherry kick the past couple of years, this year

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New and Interesting Products for Passover

I know we aren’t even at Purim yet but when I started to see these new items roll out, I couldn’t help but share.   FEATURED PRODUCTS   1 |  Nambe Geo Seder Plate – I’m not sure whether this is new new or just new to BBB but I’m loving the look of this

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Infuse Vodka for Your Own Signature Purim Cocktail

With Purim only a couple of week’s away, it’s definitely time to start thinking about that special something to make for the big night. This is a fun idea that you can customize to suit your own tastes: infuse vodka and create your own signature cocktail for your Purim seudah. My friends and family know

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5 Easy Tu b’Shevat Centerpieces

Tu B’Shevat is tonight and tomorrow.  If you are still aren’t sure about that special something to add to your table, here are some last-minute ideas you still have time to execute.   Bring in a Plant Cut flowers usually get all the attention when it comes to the center of a table, but I

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Things You Can Do for Tu B’Shevat

Tu b’Shevat is coming up at the end of the month and although it is a holiday that is not well known in the US, it is increasing in popularity. Unless you have a kid in religious school or are pretty observant yourself, you probably haven’t heard of it. Quickly for the uninitiated: Tu b’Shevat

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Life Isn’t Perfect: Bloopers from Chai & Home

Happy Secular New Year, everyone! During the break I was going through a lot of old photographs and I became amazed at how many pictures I take that never get published. You can easily get the impression from reading Chai & Home that I live some kind of perfect life and I even hear that

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