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Gwyneth Paltrow Has Secret Hangover Cure

By Jspace Staff on 10/14/2013 at 1:57 PM

Categories: Gossip, Entertainment

Gwyneth Paltrow Has Secret Hangover Cure

Gwyneth Paltrow has a secret vitamin cocktail she sips in a bid to avoid hangovers. The "Shakespeare in Love" actress enjoys a great night out and she has found one drink that really helps her stay fresh the morning after. Appearing on pal Ross Matthews' new chat show "Hello Ross," she says, "When I remember, before I go out at night I drink this, like, pre-drinking kind of vitamin drink, called Mercy, and it's got all these vitamins in it, so you drink it before and it minimizes the hangover." And if she …More

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Scientists Unlock Key to Green Potato's Deadly Poison

By Jspace Staff on 9/23/2013 at 12:37 PM

Categories: Science & Technology, Israel, Environment

Scientists Unlock Key to Green Potato's Deadly Poison

Eating a green potato can have deadly consequences for both humans and animals. Now new research, conducted by Prof. Asaph Aharoni of the Weizmann Institute of Science’s plant sciences department, is helping unlock the science behind the green potato's dangerous toxins. While death due to potato poisoning is relatively rare among humans, livestock and other animals that feed on human waste foods are at a particular risk from green potatoes toxins. Although not always fatal, humans and animals that ingest …More

Brunch: Morning in the Sukkah

By Jspace Staff on 9/20/2013 at 2:51 PM

Category: Food

Every week Jspace will feature a brunch menu from start to finish, complete with sides and desserts to simplify your busy schedule. Find more brunch menus here! This week in honor of Sukkot the brunch menu is full of fruits and grains. Simple ingredients really bring out some of the best flavors and basic things in life. We have a favorite of mine: soft boiled eggs, tuna salad, French baguettes, and a homemade berry jam that is perfect with the baguette alone! Also enjoy a cheese and fruit plate to round things …More

  • Tuna Salad
  • Cheese Plate
  • Soft Boiled Eggs
  • Baguettes
  • Jam

Brunch Menu: Rosh Hashanah

By Jspace Staff on 8/30/2013 at 1:38 PM

Category: Food

Every week Jspace will feature a brunch menu from start to finish, complete with sides and desserts to simplify your busy schedule. Find more brunch menus here! This brunch is the one after Rosh Hashanah. Therefore, you will probably have challah left over, and left over challah makes the best French toast. This is a great recipe. Sprinkled with sugar on top, it gives it an extra crunch sweetness. The duchess potatoes are a little fancy thing I love to serve for guests. They are bite-sized potatoes and they are …More

  • dianepot
  • pomparf
  • ChallahToast
  • bakedbrie

Shabbat Menu: Lamb Chops

By Jspace Staff on 8/14/2013 at 2:51 PM

Category: Food

Every week Jspace will feature a Shabbat menu from start to finish, complete with sides and desserts to simplify your busy schedule. Find more Shabbat menus here! This week's menu features a mushroom galette (a rustic pie), stuffed tomatoes, a rack of lamb, and a delicious platter of chocolate covered strawberries for dessert. All of these dishes look really fancy but take moments to prepare, which is the best part. And this makes your guests feel so very special! Hope you enjoy this menu as much as I do. Enjoy …More

  • mushroomgal
  • stuffedtomatoes
  • rackoflamb
  • straw

Gwyneth Paltrow Overruns Humble Author Event

By Jspace Staff on 8/14/2013 at 12:57 PM

Categories: Entertainment, Gossip

Gwyneth Paltrow Overruns Humble Author Event

So, apparently Gwyneth Paltrow is a diva. Shocker! Mrs. Chris Martin was recently at a book event in the Hamptons, an event usually reserved for the type of authors that fly a little more under the radar. But, in an effort to promote her new cookbook “It’s All Good,” Gwyneth decided to mingle amongst the mortals. The “writer” was seated alphabetically next to author Christina Oxenberg. And here’s where all hell broke loose. Oxenberg described on her blog how Paltrow showed up …More

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Shabbat Menu: Spatchcock Chicken

By Jspace Staff on 8/7/2013 at 5:46 PM

Category: Food

Every week Jspace will feature a Shabbat menu from start to finish, complete with sides and desserts to simplify your busy schedule. Find more Shabbat menus here! On this week’s menu we have spatchcock chicken with chickpeas and lime juice. First of all I love the word spatchcock. It sounds funny. And I love telling people that’s what we’re having for dinner. Secondly, it’s also amazing because as it’s roasted flat it cooks much, much faster. Which makes everyone happy. Me, since I …More

  • Spatchcock chicken
  • Spinach salad
  • Stuffed mushrooms
  • Fruit popsicles
  • Shabbat shalom!

$300K Faux Burger Backed by Jewish Billionaire and Google Founder (VIDEO)

By Jspace Staff on 8/5/2013 at 5:44 PM

Categories: Science & Technology, Food

News broke today that the world’s first synthetically grown hamburger had finally been tasted, a culinary creation with one famous Jewish backer. Google founder and Jewish-billionaire Sergey Brin invested in the $330,000 hamburger, which was finally tasted Monday in London. “I like to look at technology opportunities where the technology seems like it’s on the cusp of our ability. And if it succeeds there, it can be transformative for the world,” Brin told the Department of …More

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Tuna Avocado Tartare

By Jspace Staff on 8/5/2013 at 4:52 PM

Category: Food

Dorina Pilipovsky has been cooking since she was a little girl. She learned about Jewish food from her Russian Babushka, and has modernized the kosher classics just for you. Stay tuned for more recipes for the Jewish kitchen. This recipe is beyond good! It’s an amazing thing to serve for a light dinner or as an appetizer for a large dinner party—it’s easy to double or triple the recipe. It’s refreshing, delicious, spicy and everything that a perfect summer dish should be. Plus it’s …More

  • Enjoy!
  • Mix
  • Combine
  • Stir
  • Add
  • Juice limes
  • Cube tuna
  • Cut tuna

Fish and Bok Choy Soup

By Jspace Staff on 7/29/2013 at 3:18 PM

Category: Food

Dorina Pilipovsky has been cooking since she was a little girl. She learned about Jewish food from her Russian Babushka, and has modernized the kosher classics just for you. Stay tuned for more recipes for the Jewish kitchen. I love this recipe, mainly for three reasons. One, it is super fast to make. Two, it’s healthy. And three, it’s delicious. Simple things are some of the best things. And this dish is just that. Two delicious fatty fish make the soup even richer. Best of all, the dish is ready in …More

  • Bok choy
  • Enjoy!
  • Slice salmon
  • Halibut
  • Halibut and salmon
  • Salmon
  • Bok choy
  • Onions
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Molten Chocolate Cake

By Jspace Staff on 7/22/2013 at 4:49 PM

Category: Food

Rich and chocolaty with a molten gooey center. Exactly what love takes like. These delicious little chocolate cakes are a perfect ending to any meal. Actually they are perfect without a meal too! Simple to make but whoever you share these with will be very impressed. Enjoy! Ingredients: 2 oz semisweet chocolate, finely chopped 1 tbsp dark rum 3 tbsp heavy cream 8 tbsp unsalted butter, plus more for greasing 1/4 cup flour, plus more for dusting 6 oz bittersweet chocolate 1/2 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla …More

Curry Chicken with Rice

By Jspace Staff on 6/26/2013 at 6:47 PM

Category: Food

If you love curry and spicy flavors, you will love this dish! This is one you will make over and over again. It's flavorful and juicy with a side of white rice. Enjoy! Ingredients: 4 large sweet onions 6 cloves garlic 1 1⁄2 inch piece ginger, peeled 7 tbsp olive oil 5 tbsp tomato paste 1 tbsp ground coriander 1 tbsp ground cumin 
 1⁄2 tsp ground turmeric 
 1⁄2 tsp cayenne pepper 6 whole, peeled, canned tomatoes, drained and crushed
 3–4 lb chicken, cut into 6–8 …More