• JTATobinTrump

    Mayor sees bright future for Jerusalem in Trump era

    Dec 13, 2016 Go comment!
    It's been nearly 50 years since Israel captured eastern Jerusalem, including the Old City, from Jordan in the 1967 Six Day War. For the past eight years, Nir Barkat has been this city's mayor.
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    • Donuts

    Why we eat jelly doughnuts on Chanukah

    Dec 13, 2016 1 Comment
    Jelly doughnuts are one of the most symbolic dishes of Chanukah, but have you ever wondered how that came to be? Of all the delicious fried foods to nibble on - fried pancakes, fried chicken, fried cheese, schnitzel - how did the jelly doughnut, or sufganiyah (sufganiyot is the plural), rise to popularity? The answer, like all good food questions, has everything to do with agriculture, food politics, and of course, our taste buds.
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    • PeanutButterDonuts

    Peanut butter and jelly doughnuts to die for

    Dec 13, 2016 Go comment!
    Doughnuts were never really my thing. That is, until I was pregnant a few years ago and my husband brought me to New York City’s famous Doughnut Plant where I sampled several amazing flavours, including their peanut butter and jelly variety. I was in love, and it wasn’t just the pregnancy hormones.
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