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Miami - May 2014. I'm on vacation! Give me your best Miami travel tips, favorite restaurants and attractions.

On Vacation in Miami!

Miami – May 2014. I’m on vacation! Give me your best Miami travel tips, favorite restaurants and attractions on ToriAvey.com.

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Purim Giveaway - Win a Baking Set for the Holiday!

Purim Giveaway!

Win a Jewish-themed baking set including Noah’s Ark cake pan, Hebrew letter cookie cutters, Mazal Tov ice molds and 2 silicone challah pans!

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Dark Chocolate Mint Leaves

Edible Aphrodisiacs

Learn about the history of foods that are historically described as aphrodisiacs, and try recipes inspired by these culinary aphrodisiacs.

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Tribe of the Wild Cast

So I Wrote This Sci Fi TV Show…

This may come as a surprise to some of you. Before I started this blog, I wrote screenplays and fiction. I was actually in the middle of working on a sci fi fantasy novel for teens when I published my first Shiksa in the Kitchen blog. I was about 150 pages into the book and …

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Funnel Cakes on Parade.com

New Column on Parade.com

I’ve launched a new food history column on Parade.com where I share food history, vintage recipes, old fashioned cooking tips and more.

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