Effortless Eating

Fun with Falafel

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In much of Israel, falafel stands are as common as hot dog stands in New York City, except that instead of a pushcart the vendors stand next to a vat of boiling oil. It’s one…

Taj Mahal Soup & Turmeric

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 I found this recipe in a long-forgotten cookbook and made it once before years ago. The problem with the last time I made it was that I used the slicer disc on my food processor…

Chocolate Syrup Perfection

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Let me just start off by confessing that I never met a chocolate that didn’t call my name. In fact, I believe chocolate should be included in the basic food groups of our illustrious food…

Got Milk?

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Earlier this week, the Breast Cancer Fund released an overview of current research on the causes of early puberty — a phenomenon affecting American girls. While the report listed a number of potential influences, including…