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Destroying the Chametz Within and Truly Preparing for Pesach
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Matir Assurim — A True Teshuvah Story

Posted on: April 11th, 2014

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She was followed by the shadows of the Six Million, by the ever so subtle awareness of their vanished presence.

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"shmurah matzah" is becoming more popular even among secular Jews in the United States.
 

Picking Up The Pieces

Posted on: April 11th, 2014

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Pesach is so liberating (if you excuse the expression). It’s the only time I can eat anywhere in the house, guilt free! Matzah in bed!

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Pesach: Time Is Money

Posted on: April 4th, 2014

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As much as I am all for economical meals, Pesach is definitely the time of year when I find myself making more roasts.

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To Invest or to Rest

Posted on: March 28th, 2014

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 It’s no joke – Pesach is looming closer and there’s still so much to do. This is definitely not a time to rest! Who isn’t putting in their “all” these days? But there is just so much you can do. Keep in mind that the key to success is in the hands of Hashem, so […]

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Relax – It’s Just Pesach

Posted on: March 28th, 2014

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You know what’s Good Enough? Vacuuming behind the curtains is Good Enough. Taking down the curtains and washing them? That’s too much.

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Pesach

Posted on: March 21st, 2014

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Well, in the good news department, if you have kids, your dreams are about to come true. As veteran cookbook author Tamar Ansh so capably illustrates in her 96-page, kid-friendly volume titled Let My Children Cook!, your progeny can be a valuable asset when Pesach rolls around when time is at a minimum and the cooking demands are sky high.

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Purim Diet Survival Guide

Posted on: March 14th, 2014

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Although Purim is only one day long, many dieters or people who are just careful with their intake during the year have a hard time on this day. Below are some tips to help you get through it successfully.

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“It’s Me! Chaim!”

Posted on: March 14th, 2014

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Purim around here is crazy. And I’m not just talking about the amount of questions I get.

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Purim Party Settings

Posted on: March 7th, 2014

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Everyone is always looking for cute yet simple and inexpensive ideas to enhance their table at special occasions. Here are some attractive ways to create that festive look. Whether you use china or plastic, your guests will surely be delighted with your charming setup.

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Purim Delight

Posted on: February 28th, 2014

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Having everyone home on a snow day can be a lot of fun – the first few times it happens. Once snow day number six hits, perhaps not so much and the real creativity has to come out.

 

More Entries From The Soup Contest

Posted on: February 24th, 2014

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Nothing says winter like a bowl of hot soup – and so many of you responded to our request for recipes back in December. The following are two more recipes we enjoyed.

 

On Choosing a Hero

Posted on: February 14th, 2014

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If your hero is fictional you could be crazy. And if they happen to be real, they are likely human and, unfortunately, inevitably flawed.

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Kosher Scoop: Estee Kafra

Posted on: February 14th, 2014

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While there are those who prefer holding a printed recipe in their hands, Estee has found that a cooking website has many advantages. Aside from the obvious cost factor and the ability to fix the rare mistakes, websites have a far greater ability to offer feedback.

 

Soup Recipes

Posted on: January 17th, 2014

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Nothing says winter like a bowl of hot soup – and so many of you responded to our request for recipes.

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The Pomegranate Tree – Based on True Events

Posted on: January 17th, 2014

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Perele stretches under the sturdy tree, savoring the calm breeze licking at her ankles, the blessed stillness of her secret retreat. Only a moment longer. These few short snaps of stolen time fill her with a heady sense of pleasure. This is her space. And trees don’t shout.

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The MRF – Hillburn, NY

Posted on: January 10th, 2014

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The Recycling Plant in Hillburn, NY, also known as an MRF, Materials Recovery Facility, offers an extensive education on the importance of recycling, as well as exciting activities related to recycling for children to enjoy.

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You’re On Your Own

Posted on: January 10th, 2014

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This week we deal with questions from people who, one way or another, are on their own. And as usual, we don’t really help them.

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Breaking Free

Posted on: January 7th, 2014

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In the dim lights of the auditorium, the outfit screamed of loudness, and I felt different.

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Face-Less

Posted on: January 6th, 2014

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My first cell phone was given to me by a son who doesn’t live near us. He was tired of trying to reach me on our landline. He felt it was wrong for me not to be able to be accessible to my family, and I must admit that he was right.

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Travel With Alternative Vehicles

Posted on: January 6th, 2014

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Talk to people who own hybrid cars and they will happily gloat about how infrequently they fill up their tank or how many miles they get to the gallon. Chat with owners of electric cars and they will wax enthusiastically about how often they go to the gas station. Just so you know: they don’t. Ever.

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