Break Out the Beer-nukiah: Latke Quiche Recipe and DIY Chanukiyah

So here we are in the last few hours of Hanukkah. I took a pretty low-key approach to the Holiday ...

Chanukiah

Lighting the Hanukkah candles.

The Message of Chanukah

Hanukkah has been for as long as I can remember one of my favorite Jewish holidays. Throughout my life different ...

How to Make A Bike-Powered Menorah in Mississippi (and Everywhere)

Spending Hanukkah in the Deep South is far from my “most remote” holiday experience. In December of 2012, I was ...

All About Chanukah

Often spelled Hanukkah, Chanukah is a spelling variant for the 8-day Jewish festival of lights.

Sustainable Chanukah Gift Guide

Hanukkah is just around the corner. Let the gift shopping begin. Leah Koneg at The Jew and the Carrot has ...

Making Menorah-Oil… Maccabee-Style!

Today’s post is from guest writer Joanna Brichetto, Experiential Educator at Nashville’s West End Synagogue, who also runs the website Bible ...

A Chanukah Action: Standing for Equality

Last night thousands of Jews across the country marked the beginning of Chanukah with rallies and protests against racism and ...

Will the Real Chanukah Hero Please Stand Up?

As the eight days of Chanukah wind down, I am thinking of a question I posed as the festival began ...

Chanukah/Hanukkah: So Many Ways to Celebrate

The Daf Yomi (Hebrew for “page a day”), is a program for learning Talmud.  Participants study one page a day, ...