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Rock Stars For Children With Special Needs

With Governor Christie's recent announcement to develop a school in each county that specializes in educating children with autism, proponents of inclusion are not happy.

Happy Chanukah: Yam and Beet & Parsnip and Carrot Latkes

Why must so many holidays have such fattening and not-so-great-for-you foods associated with them? Whether you are Jewish, a Jewish wannabee, attending a friend's house for Chanukah or need to make sure your kid's school does...

If It’s Vegan Enough for Clinton, It’s Vegan Enough For Me

Bill Clinton becoming vegan. Who would've thought? I'm not vegan, but have not eaten red meat since I was thirteen. Initially, I gave it up for the adolescent need to see if I could do...

Fresh Direct: Making Parents' Lives Easier

After years of NYC food delivery envy, Fresh Direct is finally in Baristaville! No more listening to my sisters in Manhattan bragging about their fresh, organic produce and grass fed beef arriving at their...

A Restaurant Find I'm Willing to Share

Have you ever heard of comfort vegan food? How about a restaurant that serves gluten free pancakes and waffles with ice cream and chocolate sauce?  Would I put you over the top of health...

Embracing Judaism Through Food

As Autumn and the Jewish Holidays approach, I am actually looking forward to the cool weather so that I can use my oven once again. It has been way too hot to turn...

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