Honey Cake

By judithphillips, September 23, 2008

Baked four honey cakes today for Rosh Hashana. I am aware of the debate going on in the JC over the best honey cake recipe and for years was also an Evelyn Rose Lekach fan, but I have been converted ...to Clarissa Hyman's Lekach recipe, which can be found on page 138 of her wonderful book, The Jewish Kitchen. Clarissa acknowledges the recipe as belonging


Looking for Inspiration

By judithphillips, September 22, 2008

We had our first Woman's Forum meeting this year, which was very difficult, because Debbie our Rebbetzen and inspiration for the group had major surgery yesterday and it was really strange to have the meeting without her.
After a major brainstorming session, we finally came up with some ideas for events this year, based on the theme of Israel at 60.