Showing posts from October 27, 2013

Chocolate Gelt Pecan Pie Bars

Without adieu, I would like to introduce you to Without Adornment, hosted by Bean. Without Adornment is a delicious recipe site with delicious photos. And all the delicious recipes just happen to be healthy and gluten-free (did I mention delicious?).

Bean is a project engineer when she is not baking up a storm and taking great photos. I enjoyed going through her recipes for something special to serve on the third Thursday in November, which is really special this year.

 Due to a rare calendar alignment, Thanksgiving and Hanukkah will fall on the same day this year. Something that won’t happen again for around 73,000 years (give or take). Actually, my family will be lighting our first Hanukkah candle and opening our first gifts the evening before Turkey Day, since a Jewish holiday always begins the evening before the date stated on a Western calendar (as per Genesis 1:5, “and the evening and the morning were the first day”).

Since it’s only around a month to go before Thansgivukkah (…