Mug brownies 

http://www.simplyrecipes.com/recipes/brownie_in_a_mug/ 1/4 cup flour  1/4 cup sugar or brown sugar  2 tbsp cocoa  Layer into cup with cocoa on top.  2 tbsp oil Stir, starting with the cocoa. Get everything properly stirred in.  1/4 cup water  Stir in only after cocoa has been well dissolved by oil  Optional add-ins: a pinch of salt, vanilla, cinnamon. …

Fish with mango salsa

I was craving mango salsa so we decided to have that with fish. The recipe is made from things we had around the house.  Ingredients: Any white fish  Flour for lightly breading Mango Red bell pepper Celery  Salt Black pepper Hot paprika Lemon juice  Instructions: 1. Dip fish in flour and fry. No need to…

The salmon recipe

Quoted from an email: ​It’s vinegar and brown sugar, equal amounts, somewhere between half a cup to a cup, a bay leaf, raisins, and a sliced onion. Cooking: We usually make this from frozen fish so what to do if it’s fresh were not sure.  Three-four slices my mom usually microwaves it, with enough water…

Shabbos guest 

Having our first ever sleepover shabbos guests.  Most of the menu will be standard dishes we’ve made before – shabbos chicken, shabbos soup, salad, fried rice, green beans, stir fry, salmon, etc.  However, we bought some squash to put in the orange soup which we made mostly for for the babies, and then it was…

Pasta with sauce

My father makes the best pasta with sauce.  Tonight I craved it a lot. So I made my own.  Step one: cut up garlic, onion, pepper. If you have other good pasta veggies go wild, (but all we had was lettuce, cucumbers, and roots veggies…)  I used a 3-4 cloves of garlic, one small onion,…

Jacket mashed potatoes and cheese

The latest entry in my battle with my body to insert calories and nutrients is jacket mashed potatoes with cheese. A very simple, easy recipe. Step one: wash a potato or multiple potatoes. Stab with fork. Insert into microwave for 5+ minutes. Step two: cut open potato. Scoop out most but not all of the…

Shepherd’s pie

I was craving shepherd’s pie. I’ve never made it before, and I’ve only ever eaten it twice, but I remember how much I loved it. I looked up several recipes online to get the general idea of what to do. I don’t provide amounts because I eyeballed everything here. Ingredients: Mashed potatoes: Potatoes, Garlic, several…

Pesach blondies

4 eggs 1 cup white sugar 1 cup brown sugar 1 cup oil 3 tsp. vanilla 1 cup potato starch 3 tsp. baking powder 2/3 cup ground almonds 1 cup chocolate chips Mix all ingredients except chocolate chips together. Cook at 350 degrees F for an hour. Spread chocolate chips on top – they will…