Follow Rochie Pinson on her challah journey.
I’m not into kitsch.
I like when things are meaningful – but am wary of venturing into ‘corny’ territory.
however . . .
today being erev Sukkos, and wanting to do something really special to show my gratitude to 2 very special people who are producing my upcomi...
Just when I started thinking I had this Challah thing down to a science.
This week, my challah came out wrong.
I knew something looked funny about the yeast when I sprinkled it in, it was dark brown, instead of the normal pale tan color.
I didn’t give it much thought (did...
Deep Dark Confession.
I didn’t feel like baking challah today. Yesterday was Shavuot, and that entailed its own marathon challah baking session.
A few days before that was Shabbos – and now it’s erev shabbos again!
I woke up this morning reluctant. (that’s a nice way of...
I’m crying today as I say the blessing.
A dear woman, wife of a dear friend of my husband’s, only 38 years old has passed away leaving orphans and devastation.
It’s beyond comprehension. I think of their Tatty trying to explain. I can’t control my tears.
I say the blessin...
That’s a pretty decent summation of my feelings coming home tonight at midnight from leading a Challah workshop consisting of over 50, incredible women in Midtown Manhattan.
This was one of those weeks. Every piece of my crazy (awesome) life seeme...