To my dearest friend, I read that your daughter is going into kindergarten this year. Mazal tov— which means, literally, good luck. Because instead of congratulations, we offer you a blessing for the next challenge. And here is yours. We haven’t been in touch for a long, long time. That doesn’t mean I don’t care… Continue reading To the Mother of a Kindergartner
A few weeks ago my family moved to Jerusalem. My husband Gil is starting his own small business and I chose to move the family here instead of giving him over to the business for the initial first year of craziness. His office is in the next building and he can often pop home for… Continue reading Out of the funk
Recently my good friend Tziporah decided to stop by. She lives in my neighborhood but with kids and work its difficult to catch up sometimes. She, with her wisdom and gift for insight, inspired me to continue writing even when its hard. And ladies and gentleman, it is hard around here. Where have I been? I have two kids… Continue reading Where have you been? And gluten free vegan bread (what else?)
I am mad tired, yo. I woke up this morning to my son standing over me with one of my stilleto high heeled shoes from the old days. Then he crawled into the dog’s cage. With the dog. This whole “sleeping in bed with Mommy and rolling around everywhere and waking up at the crack… Continue reading Wake up your ears, I’ve got a song for you to hear
I love my friend Rivki’s blog Life in the Married Lane. With a natural gift for writing, she waxes poetic on the joys of married, Jewish life with two adorable little boys. I’m constantly reading her work to gain inspiration and for my weekly dose of Torah Tuesdays! Check out my guest post on Judaism,… Continue reading Life in the Married Lane
Congratulations to Faith, the winner of the new Susie Fishbein cookbook, Kosher by Design: Teens and 20-Somethings! Thank you to everyone who entered- you’re all winners. Check back soon for more recipes from Susie’s new book, and more crazy antics from the Harris kitchen. Lots o’ love, Katie
I was recently approached to review Susie Fishbein’s newest edition to the Kosher by Design cookbook empire: Kosher by Design: Teens and 20-Somethings: cooking for the new generation. Geared towards the “in between” crowd, this book has something for everyone. After receiving my copy in the mail, I eagerly flipped through the pages, looking for… Continue reading New Kosher by Design Cookbook Giveaway!