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The 2154th Chanukah (or Chanukah #2154)

26 Kislev 5776 – December 7, 2015
Our own contemporary Chanukah battle has become one of saving Chanukah from American culture.

Fun Goodies For Your Next Vacation

To me, nothing is more magical than stepping off a plane in the middle of the winter and finding myself someplace sunny, with a suitcase full of warm weather essentials.

Mindful Praying

Prayers of thanks make us focus on the reality that we do have it much better than we think we do.

Games Galore: Chanukah Gift Guide – Part 2

23 Kislev 5776 – December 4, 2015
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The Life Of Rav Shimon Schwab (Part I)

22 Kislev 5776 – December 3, 2015
From his earliest youth Rav Schwab had a clear and unwavering desire to become a talmid chacham and serve as a rabbi.

Games Galore: Chanukah Gift Guide

16 Kislev 5776 – November 27, 2015
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Celebrate Shines The Spotlight On Creative Shabbos Cooking

New cookbooks seem to magically materialize on my doorstep begging to be read (and hopefully praised on these page) and, while many are lovely...

How To Give The Best Present Ever!

12 Kislev 5776 – November 23, 2015
In the true desire to cut down on unnecessary purchases, for myself and for others, I have begun asking people directly what they want as a gift.

Eating Out

5 Kislev 5776 – November 16, 2015
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Games Galore: In Motion

2 Kislev 5776 – November 13, 2015
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In The Dark And Loving It

28 Heshvan 5776 – November 9, 2015
What is it about the lengthy darkness that calls to me?

Only Good News

I just don't want to hear any more about it.

Being Mindful

As visible Jews, we have to be vigilant and very mindful of our actions.

Games Galore: Melissa and Doug Toys and Games

25 Heshvan 5776 – November 6, 2015
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Rabbi Dr. Bernard (Yissachar Dov) Illowy (Part II)

Rabbi Illowy did his utmost to increase the religious observance of his congregants.

Get It?

17 Heshvan 5776 – October 30, 2015
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Would It Be

14 Heshvan 5776 – October 26, 2015
Fifty-five years in Israel is reason to celebrate.

Out of the Window! (Based on a true story)

“Of course, honey. That was the whole point of Yocheved being there in the first place.” my mother stroked my face. “It’s cold outside but sunny. Wear something warm today.”

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In Israel, there is a growing pushback against publications that erase women.

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