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Newport, Rhode Island

With the famous Touro Synagogue, a variety of mansions, each with its own distinct personality, as well as the beautiful coast, Rhode Island makes for an excellent vacation spot.

From Life To Rice, Spice Is Awfully Nice

While there are those who insist they need full-color photos to be truly entranced by a recipe, I suggest you get over that particular requirement because the written word here will draw you in and cause you to salivate as you peruse the recipes scattered throughout The Well-Spiced Life (Israel Book Shop).

Games Galore

Finally, summer's here! And the first thing we all think about is outdoor fun.

Sound Off

Wait. Why would I give you 22 minutes first? How about you give me the world, and then I give you the 22 minutes.

Cook Up Some Fun With Cool Kitchen Toys

Blending anything thicker side is generally problematic and more often than not, I wind up dumping everything into a bowl and mixing it by hand.

Easy Sides And Desserts

Our goal here is to offer you recipes that you can make on Yom Tov with ingredients you might just have in the house. Enjoy and chag sameach!

Modern, Kosher And Tantalizingly Delicious

It’s hard not to be intrigued by recipes with names like Thanksgiving Stuffing Soup, Braised Chicken with Rhubarb Gravy and Vidalia Onion Fritters with Sambal Yogurt Dip.

Confused About What To Use?

I often get asked about the difference between spelt and whole wheat and the benefits of quinoa and what it counts as in a...

Extra Trips

For the most part, though, people tend to base their decision on how long the lines in the store are going to be.

Frozen Fantasies

For all their deliciousness, frozen beverages do not stand the test of time well, as any ice or frozen fruit thickening your drink will melt into a watery mess.

It’s No Secret: Kosher Restaurant Cookbook: A Foodie Favorite

“People who never buy cookbooks are getting this one,” said Victoria. “They read it cover to cover and find it so interesting.”

Green With Money

Now that Pesach is over, we return you to your regularly-scheduled pressing questions:   Dear Mordechai, Can I use a nose hair trimmer during Sefirah? Harry...

In Full Swing

It goes without saying that when it comes to your kids, safety is always your number one priority.

Joy Of Kosher And Kitchen Surfing: Eating Out, In Your Own Home

Kitchen surfing is a unique concept that brings professional chefs to your home to prepare a meal in your own kitchen.

Chopped Liver

So generally, I dance for a few minutes and then stand off to the side with all the other people who don’t dance and feel like they have to make conversation, even though that’s when the music is the loudest.

Fanatic Fantasies Or Purim Pleasures

Purim is a fantastic time for fantasies, so I hope you won't mind my fantasizing about how easy life would be if kids would...

A Brown Bag Purim

I'm here to sit next to you and help you through this Purim with three almost-too-easy mishloach manot ideas, all made with cost-conscious paper bags.

The Healthy Purim Possibility!

Kids want to be like their friends, and they want to give and get “normal” mishloach manos stocked with store-bought treats.

A Reader’s Response to “A Dignified Death? Living Is Dignified, Too.”

Many people confuse hospice and palliative care, thinking they are one and the same.

Purim Panic

Imagine you were a doctor, and then, one day a year, everyone tried his or her hand at surgery.

Remembering When

If you have ever tried to organize the different sized roller blades in your garage, you will appreciate the wisdom of the roller skates we had when we were little.

Safe And Warm

Dear Mordechai, How do I prevent my Smartphone from breaking the first time I drop it? Shattered in Pieces

Family-Friendly Games

Here are examples of games that need to be played by more than one person and an added bonus: they’re all Shabbos-friendly.

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