Dinner

Yiddish Kitchen: Grain-Free Jewish Recipes for the Holidays and Everyday

Posted by on Dec 15, 2014 in Dinner | 4 comments

Yiddish Kitchen: Grain-Free Jewish Recipes for the Holidays and Everyday

I’m so excited I could plotz! The project that Jennifer of Predominantly Paleo and I have been working on is finally available for pre-order! For months now, Jen and I have been kvetching about how much we miss our childhood favorites; the dishes that our mothers, grandmothers and great grandmothers used to make. Since we both come from Jewish homes and are both in the recipe development business, it only made sense for us to be the ones to do something about the lack of Jewish Paleo recipes out there. So we did, and are so happy to be able to share it with you. Yiddish Kitchen:...

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The Zenbelly Cookbook Review Roundup #1

Posted by on Aug 28, 2014 in Dinner | 2 comments

The Zenbelly Cookbook Review Roundup #1

It’s been just over two weeks that my little book baby has been out in the big scary world, and I’m thrilled with the reception it’s gotten! I’ve rounded up the reviews that have come in so far, so you can take a look at what people are saying. There might even be a giveaway or two among them The Book Binder’s Daughter found out about The Zenbelly Cookbook from the US Wellness Meats newsletter, and has made three dishes from the book so far, and they were a hit with her and her husband. See what she made here. Paleo Living Magazine especially loves the...

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The Zenbelly Cookbook – RELEASE DAY & a chance to win stuff!

Posted by on Aug 12, 2014 in Dinner | 7 comments

Well friends, it’s been a long haul, and the day is finally here. The Zenbelly Cookbook is officially on shelves, and being shipped to your doorstep today! To celebrate the launch of my very first cookbook, I’ve partnered up with Le Creuset to give away a 5.5 quart round French oven, which happens to be one of my most favorite pieces of cookware. I use it ALL THE TIME. For a chance to enter, visit the giveaway page. *queue obnoxious infomercial voice* BUT THAT’S NOT ALL!  IF YOU ACT NOW, YOU HAVE THE CHANCE TO WIN! EVEN! MORE! STUFF! Check it out: Barnes and Noble will be...

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Entertaining Made Easy: How To Be A Guest At Your Own Party

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014 in Adventures in Catering, Dinner, entertaining, recipes | 0 comments

Entertaining Made Easy: How To Be A Guest At Your Own Party

  Eating fantastic food with your nearest and dearest is one of life’s true treasures, if you ask me. Here’s how to make that experience as stress-free as possible. In my new book, The Zenbelly Cookbook, an epicurean’s guide to paleo cuisine, I share some of my favorite party menus, including one that can be almost entirely made ahead, so you can be a guest at your own party! Here are my top tips for easy entertaining, brought to you by my many years in the food business.   First things first: Have a plan.   Start with the basics. It’s important to be...

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The Zenbelly Cookbook Sneak Peek: Cilantro-Lime Roasted Shrimp

Posted by on Jun 25, 2014 in 21DSD, Dinner, Fish/Seafood, Whole 30 | 1 comment

The Zenbelly Cookbook Sneak Peek: Cilantro-Lime Roasted Shrimp

The Zenbelly Cookbook, an epicurean’s guide to paleo cuisine is available for preorder! To celebrate the release of my very first cookbook, I will be sharing a recipe from it every week, so you get a sneak peek of what’s to come! And if you’re already excited, you can, of course preorder it HERE. What can you expect from The Zenbelly Cookbook, you ask? Good question! Here are the things I’m most excited about: How To’s: The beginning pages of The Zenbelly Cookbook are chock full of tips and techniques, complete with step by step photos to go with them....

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The Zenbelly Cookbook Sneak Peek: Orange-Ginger Beef Stir-Fry

Posted by on Jun 18, 2014 in Beef, Dinner | 0 comments

The Zenbelly Cookbook Sneak Peek: Orange-Ginger Beef Stir-Fry

The Zenbelly Cookbook, an epicurean’s guide to paleo cuisine is available for preorder! To celebrate the release of my very first cookbook, I will be sharing a recipe from it every week, so you get a sneak peek of what’s to come! And if you’re already excited, you can, of course preorder it HERE. What can you expect from The Zenbelly Cookbook, you ask? Good question! Here are the things I’m most excited about: How To’s: The beginning pages of The Zenbelly Cookbook are chock full of tips and techniques, complete with step by step photos to go with them....

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Free eBook: Essentials

Enter your email address to get Chef Simone's Free eBook: Essentials; Zenbelly's guide to mastering the basics. 11 simple recipes to boost your kitchen confidence and help you cook like a pro