Monthly Archives: February 2013

One Hundred Hamantaschen

Purim is the Jewish holiday celebrating the salvation of the Jews of ancient Persia from annihilation at the hands of the king’s wicked advisor, Haman. The heroes of the story are Queen Esther, whose bravery and disclosure of her Jewish … Continue reading

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Pink and Fluffy: Chocolate Raspberry Marshmallows

As my friends and family know, I detest pink, fluffy things. Yet somehow I love Valentine’s Day. After all, what’s not to like about a holiday dedicated to chocolate? So in the spirit of the holiday, I am going to … Continue reading

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