Food and Recipes

Wide shot of vegan Curried Vegetable Stew, served with brown rice.
Healthy and delicious vegan, gluten free entree with cauliflower, chickpeas and greens in a creamy curry-flavored coconut sauce.... Read More The post Curried Vegetable Stew appeared first on Tori Avey. [...]
Thu, Oct 12, 2017, Continue reading at the source
An easy, luscious chilled dessert that can easily be prepared ahead and assembled just before serving.... Read More The post Dark Chocolate Cherry Cheesecake Parfaits appeared first on Tori Avey. [...]
Mon, Sep 18, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Spicy Roasted Carrots and Fennel Recipe - Simple, flavorful and colorful vegan side dish for your dinner table.
Simple, flavorful and colorful vegan side dish for your dinner table. Healthy, gluten free, different and delicious.... Read More The post Spicy Roasted Carrots and Fennel appeared first on Tori Avey. [...]
Tue, Sep 12, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Israeli Salad with Avocado and Mint - Crunchy fresh and healthy salad with cucumber, tomatoes, bell peppers, lemon and mint.
Learn to make crunchy, fresh and healthy Israeli Salad with cucumber, tomatoes, bell peppers, lemon and mint. Easy recipe and how-to video.... Read More The post Israeli Salad with Avocado and Mint appeared first on Tori Avey. [...]
Thu, Aug 31, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Comfort and heal with this healthy, flavorful one-pot meal.... Read More The post Chicken Okra Stew appeared first on Tori Avey. [...]
Tue, Aug 15, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Grilled Peach Sundae with Brandy Butterscotch Sauce - Recipe for grilled ripe peaches and creamy caramelized sauce over vanilla frozen yogurt.
Maple grilled peaches and creamy caramelized butterscotch sauce served over tart vanilla frozen yogurt.... Read More The post Grilled Peach Sundae with Brandy Butterscotch Sauce appeared first on Tori Avey. [...]
Wed, Jul 26, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Hello! Summer has officially arrived at Jewhungry! If you follow me on Instagram (and I hope you do — check out the sidebar to see all the fun you're missing in case you aren't), you'll know that a few weeks ago, I posted what turned out to be a popsicle [...]
Wed, Jul 12, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Learn how cook dried black eyed peas to prepare them for use in recipes. Includes storage and freezing techniques.... Read More The post How to Cook and Freeze Dried Black Eyed Peas appeared first on Tori Avey. [...]
Tue, Jul 11, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Tips for planning a romantic picnic for two, or more! ... Read More The post Romantic Summer Picnic Date appeared first on Tori Avey. [...]
Wed, Jul 05, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Collecting Recipes in Israel - ToriAvey.com
Join me on a culinary journey through Israel! Sharing some images from my current trip, and taking suggestions - where should I go next?... Read More The post Collecting Recipes in Israel appeared first on Tori Avey. [...]
Sun, Jul 02, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Sweet, aromatic and refreshing summer cocktail. Bourbon, fresh mint syrup, fresh lemon juice and club soda.... Read More The post Sparkling Lemon Mint Juleps appeared first on Tori Avey. [...]
Sat, Jul 01, 2017, Continue reading at the source
So it's officially summer though, to be honest, I wouldn't know it. I'm knee-deep in teaching summer school health. It's actually not as bad as it sounds. While I'd REALLY LOVE some time off, I rarely get to be in the classroom teaching students subject matter that I'm so passionate [...]
Tue, Jun 27, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Oh hey, what's up? I'm just sitting here, editing a post and thinking about the fact that my almost 5 year-old is ‘graduating' preschool this week. And while I'm not crying right NOW, you best believe that this has been hitting me quite intensely for a few weeks now. How [...]
Mon, Jun 12, 2017, Continue reading at the source
You ever wonder how it is you got somewhere? Not like, “I'm at home and now I'm at Target. How did that happen?” Because, really, we all know how that happens. The more appropriate question for Target is, “I went in for toilet paper. How did I end up walking [...]
Mon, May 29, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Israeli Salad with Grilled Peaches
If you know me at all then you know that Israel lives in my heart. I met my husband there. I fell in love with cooking there. I named my children Siona (Zion) and Eden. Our home is filled with artifacts, knickknacks and Judaica all reminding us and calling us [...]
Mon, May 08, 2017, Continue reading at the source
How do you know when you're done? Not done with eating, mind you, but done having kids? I thought I knew. I participated in a week-long Positive Psychology workshop last summer and spent the majority of my time digging deep and reflecting on the fact that I thought I was [...]
Wed, May 03, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Hello and happy Passover! I hope everyone had wonderful Sedarim. We went low-key this year as it's been a tough couple weeks. Unfortunately, my husband lost his beloved father to cancer the week before Passover. He had been sick for only a handful of months and, as cancer tends to [...]
Thu, Apr 13, 2017, Continue reading at the source
I remember sitting at lunch one day at a restaurant on the corner of 3rd and Harper in Los Angeles with my peeps, Keeli and her husband David (hi, Wolkin!) when Keeli ordered a dish I had never heard of before—chilaquiles. When the word left her mouth I was like, [...]
Wed, Apr 05, 2017, Continue reading at the source
Not all quinoa is created equal—at least that's the case when it comes to finding Kosher for Passover quinoa. It was only recently that this healthy rice/noodle alternative became a hit amongst healthy eaters and though it's not as popular as it was a few years ago (every fad must [...]
Thu, Mar 30, 2017, Continue reading at the source
As my previous post mentioned, we are at the home stretch of Passover planning and you know what that means . . . carb-loading!!!! HOLLER!!!! While I'm no athlete, and if I wasn't completely morally opposed to it, I think I'd be an amazing competitive eater. How do I know this? [...]
Fri, Mar 24, 2017, Continue reading at the source