My Mom's Draidel Cake

Ingredients: Cake: 2 cups flour 1 ½ tsp Baking soda 2 tsp Baking Powder 1 tsp salt 1 tsp cinnamon 1 tsp nutmeg 2 cup sugar 1 ½ cups oil 4 eggs beaten 2 cups grated carrots ½ cup walnuts 1 ¼ cup pineapple drained Frosting: 1 lb. powdered sugar ½ cup butter 8 oz. pkg. cream cheese 1 tsp vanilla Bake in a...

Timna National Park Hike

Timna Park, located about 17 miles north of Eilat, Israel combines beautiful scenery with special antiquities and history. The horseshoe-shaped valley covers some 15,000 acres and is surrounded by steep cliffs. In the center is Mount Timna which is about 1500 feet above sea level....

My Mom's Mandelbread

Ingredients: 3 eggs at room temperature 1 cup sugar, plus 1 tablespoon blended with ½ teaspoon cinnamon ¾ cup oil Juice of 1 orange 4 to 5 shakes cinnamon 2 bottle caps vanilla extract 1 teaspoon baking soda 2 teaspoons baking powder 3 ½ to 4 cups flour 2 ½ tablespoons poppy seeds 1 cup blanched...

My Mom's Cinnamon Buns

Dough 4 to 4 ½ cups flour ½ cup sugar 1 ½ teaspoons salt 2 packages active dry yeast ¾ cup milk ½ cup water ½ cup butter or margarine 1 egg at room temperature Glaze ½ cup butter or margarine 2/3 cup firmly-packed light brown sugar 2 teaspoons light corn syrup 1 ½ cups chopped pecans Filling ½ cup...