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8 Reasons Chanukah is the BEST Jewish Holiday

2 months ago swinawer 0
8 Reasons Chanukah is the BEST Jewish Holiday 1.The garb: Now a days Chanukah apparel has become a huge trend. You can find sweaters containing light up menorahs, cute puns, and even the classic ugly Chanukah sweater! 2.The Food: If you like fried food, then this holiday is just right for you! From delicious jelly Read More

7 Ways Pokemon Go is the Ultimate Jewish Game

7 months ago swinawer 1
Never give up: We Jews are well known for having chutzpah, and for going that extra mile to achieve our goals. The Pokemon phenomenon really puts our global chutzpah to the test….have you seen how far people will go to catch Pokemon? Imagine if they’d channel that energy for something else…wow! Facing and conquering our Read More

Dairy-Free, Raw Lemon Cheesecake

9 months ago Archive 1
  Graduation is a beautiful, pivotal moment when old chapters close and new ones open.  It is mascara-stained cheeks and nervous laughter.  It is the goodbye to former teachers and hello to future professors.  It is the photo of me and my best friend wearing our white caps and gowns.  It will hang on my Read More

Traditional Charoset with a Twist

10 months ago Archive 0
By: Danielle Collins   It’s time to stock up on matzah and break out the Seder plate because Passover is here! Growing up, my favorite part of the Passover meal was always my grandma’s apple-walnut charoset.  I would gorge myself on matzo-charoset sandwiches, leaving no room for her famous roasted chicken or noodle kugel.  This Read More

Back-to-Nature Fig and Maple Salad

1 year ago Archive 0
By: Danielle Collins   Tu B’Shevat is the Jewish holiday that honors the “new year” for trees. One popular custom is to eat an abundance of fruit, and I have created a fig and maple salad recipe that will be perfect to serve on the 15th of Shevat.  Every ingredient was thoughtfully selected.  Here is Read More

Chanukah, Oh Chanukah Sweet Potato and Apple Latkes

1 year ago Archive 0
By: Danielle Collins   Menorahs burning bright, spinning dreidels, chocolate gelt, and stories of olive oil that miraculously burned for eight days.  Chanukah is my favorite Jewish holiday because it is full of celebration.  Every year, my close friend, Sami, hosts a dreidel party and serves mounds of potato latkes.  This year, she and I Read More

Top 10 Things to be Thankful For!

1 year ago Archive 0
Top Ten Things We Should Be Thankful For This Thanksgiving (And Year Round)! Are you that one person who shrugs at the Thanksgiving table, when it’s your turn to say what you’re thankful for? Do you struggle to find one thing to feel grateful for? Me too! I’ve got you covered, and this year you Read More

A History of The Boreka

1 year ago Hal Tzvi Danesh 1
Israeli cuisine is as interesting and varied as Israelis themselves. The Israeli boreka is an excellent illustration of this idea. As Jews moved from country to country and culture to culture, they combined the foods they had with the foods they found in their new homes. When we returned to Israel, the foods we brought Read More
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