Watermelon salad

Harissa Watermelon-Tomato Salad

A fresh summer watermelon salad with a Middle Eastern flair

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3 types of charoset

Charoset Three Ways

Charoset 3 ways (Tropical, Persian-style & Tex-Mex) for your Passover seder

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Rabbi Marc Rubenstein officiates a wedding

Rabbi Marc’s Top 5 Tips for Engaged Interfaith Couples

Top 5 tips for engaged couples. This rabbi’s seen it all

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Kristin's conversion

Converting Meant Adding Judaism, Not Losing Japanese

My journey to Judaism started long before I met my now-husband Bryan, but my interest in it deepened because of him and his Jewish heritage. I’ve always been interested in learning about my Japanese heritage, so when Bryan and I started discussing our future together, I was quietly interested in conversion early on.

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Profile of Alicia Silverstone–Daughter of Scottish Mom and Jewish Dad

Profile of Jewish actress Alicia Silverstone, the daughter of a Jewish father and Jew-by-choice mother, and who starred in Clueless and her newest film, Love’s Labor’s Lost.

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Courage and Innovation: And at 80, Rabbi Harold Schulweis Plans to Keep Going

Reprinted profile of Rabbi Harold Schulweis, a religious innovator in “ethical behavior in modern Jewish life” who was the pulpit rabbi at Valley Beth Shalom for 35 years, including Q & A and quotations about him.

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Joining InterfaithFamily/L.A.

After 12 years of working and volunteering in L.A.’s Jewish community, I had stepped away. I’d loved all of the places I’d been: The Jewish Federation, Sinai Temple, with Rabbi Sherre Hirsch, and Temple Beth Israel of Highland Park and Eagle Rock, but something was always slightly off. Not the work, which was rewarding. Not […]

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InterfaithFamily/Los Angeles Launches

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 30, 2014 Contact: Liz Polay-Wettengel, National Director of Marketing and Communications e: lizpw@interfaithfamily.com p: 617.581.6869 INTERFAITHFAMILY RECEIVES $250,000 GRANT FROM THE JEWISH COMMUNITY FOUNDATION OF LOS ANGELES TO LAUNCH INTERFAITHFAMILY/LOS ANGELES (Newton, MA)—InterfaithFamily is honored to be the recipient of a Cutting Edge Grant from the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles. The […]

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Backyard Bounty for a Tu Bishvat Seder

Discussion of the author’s contemporary celebration of the New Year of the Trees.

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Backyard Bounty for a Tu B’Shevat Seder.com

Discussion of the author’s contemporary celebration of the New Year of the Trees.

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