Michael Schwarz knew the struggle of being vegan without good cheese. So he decided to do something about it.
The invention of Crisco — originally made from cottonseed oil — meant that baked goods could easily be made pareve. But at what cost to health?
You know you’re going to need some dessert ideas for the coming holidays. Whip up this delicious cake for any occasion, large or small. It’s easy and works with any seasonal fruit.
This simple, versatile recipe makes the most of summer plums.
When her stove died the morning of a big event, Chana Billet improvised by making a delicious raw dessert. She liked it so much, she made it a habit.
A few years ago, walking down the hallway in my children’s school, I turned to a friend and said, “Is it my imagination, or are the kids getting heavier?” She smiled indulgently. A study done in Chicago day schools confirmed what I suspected; the number of overweight children is rising, particularly in the Jewish community.
I had my sweet “eureka!” moment in the health food store yesterday, more specifically in the canned goods aisle. With a glance at a can of coconut milk, all my non-dairy dessert dissatisfaction just fell away.