In this week's parashah Jacob blesses his children and grandchildren. On Friday evenings, many Jewish parents emulate this moment by blessing their own children. Read more
Though the term mandelbrot literally means "almond bread," many modern varieties abound. This is a traditional recipe, perfect to be served with steaming glasses of tea. Read more
The ketubah is an ancient contract delineating the obligations of the husband to his wife. Today many couples have the contract decorated and displayed in their homes after they marry. Read more
Hanukkah's proximity to Christmas greatly affected the way the holiday is viewed, and many Jewish parents feel the need to respond the "December Dilemma." Read more
For some time now I had in my head that I wanted to make some kind of halva brownie.
I was sitting on the couch in my tiny apartment, trying to decide between takeout Thai and takeout sushi for dinner, when my husband walked in with a ...
Among the many conversations I had on Shabbat afternoon, was one where a parent thanked us for facilitating and providing the times and spaces for...
Annual Cycle: Genesis 47:28 - 50:26
Triennial Cycle: Genesis 47:28 - 48:22