Mayerson JCC Blog

  • So, my left shoulder is a hot mess right now. I have pain when I abduct and externally rotate my left arm. It is miserable. The pain was so severe that I decided to have an MRI done to assess the damage. Thankfully, the MRI revealed that I didn’t have a tear but moderate rotator…

  • Ingredients: 1 cup oil                                                                   2 cups sugar                                                                        2 eggs                                                                                    6 tablespoons water                                                                       2 tablespoons vinegar                                                                     1 teaspoon vanilla extract                                                        3-4 over-ripe bananas (mashed)                                               3 cups flour                                                             2 teaspoons baking soda                                                             ¼ teaspoon salt Directions: In a large mixing bowl: mix the oil & sugar. Then add eggs and mix thoroughly. In a separate bowl mix…

  • If you’re looking for some new dishes while you cook at home no worries, chef Drew is back with more recipes. Last week we posted a few soup recipes to help you clear out the back of your pantry. This week we have a barley pilaf with some grilled vegetables and two variations of couscous…

  • Since many people are working from home during this time, the need to cook meals has increased. If you're looking for inspiration as you browse the back of your pantry, we've got some good news for you. Here are four soup recipes from the J's Director of Food Service, Drew Brown, to put your dry…

  • Mayerson JCC’s Meals on Wheels program delivers prepared kosher meals for seniors who have difficulty shopping or cooking for themselves. The program has helped seniors in the community for over 30 years, delivering as many as 52,505 meals per year - making it essential to the community. As a relatively new employee at the J,…