Some Christmas Fun

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on December 24, 2012

in random

From your friendly neighborhood Jewish food blogger. Happy holidays to all! This recipe blog post has been Digiproved © 2012


Spice Up the Holidays Hanukkah Party

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on December 9, 2012

in Captain Morgan, family, simple recipe

I’ve officially gone megshuganah. Well, maybe not officially, but there’s nothing quite like planning a party for eight of my nearest and dearest while at the same time coming up with recipes incorporating Captain Morgan’s spiced rums. When most people think of rum, or even Captain Morgan, they think of one of a few things: […]


Captain Morgan: Party Planning

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on November 29, 2012

in Uncategorized

Every time I talk about “party planning”, I halfway feel like I’m in an episode of The Office and I’m fighting to be part of the party planning committee. But that’s because we watch a lot of The Office and refer most things to either food or TV. Speaking of TV… allow me to freak […]


Fastelavnsboller: A Danish Treat

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on February 18, 2012

in Baking, bread, friends, vegetarian

I appear to have gotten a reputation at work. Not only am I the Spanish teacher, the “cupcake” teacher, the “nail art” teacher, and now the “OMG SO CUTE crocheted animals” teacher. Oh no. That’s just the reputation I have with the students. I have a reputation with the staff now too. And this isn’t […]


Wordless Wednesday: Cupcake Club

by Mara @ What's For Dinner? on February 15, 2012

in Baking, Side Dishes

We had our meeting of Cupcake Club this week, and we made some beautiful Valentine’s-themed treats. The girls had a blast making their cupcakes into tiny little “milkshakes”, topped or stuffed with fudge, and adorned with Valentine’s decorations. The best part? Each and every one of them enjoyed sharing their treats with friends and family […]