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What to Bring or Send to a Shiva

Learn what is customary to bring to a Jewish mourner during shiva

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Peperoni Ripieni (Stuffed Peppers with Eggplant)

Warm up with a cheesy, vegetarian Jewish Italian stuffed pepper

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Rosh Hashanah Cheat Sheet

Our Rosh Hashanah cheat sheet to the rescue

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6 Ways to Celebrate Rosh Hashanah if You’re not Attending Services

6 ways to celebrate Rosh Hashanah outside synagogue

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What’s on the Menu for an Interfaith Passover?

My Catholic family’s hosting Passover this year. Here’s what’s on the menu

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Tu Bishvat: Interfaith Friendly, Jewish in Nature

A local foodie in rural Massachusetts created a Tu Bishvat seder that could include his partner who was not Jewish and their Jewish friend and friends who were not Jewish.

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Ignore the Shrimp on the Buffet

A personal narrative about one woman’s guilty love for shellfish.

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How Cooking Made Me Feel at Home in Judaism

After converting to Judaism, Marcia finds she needs to learn the food language before she feels at home.

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Roasted Tomato Soup with Ricotta Matzo Balls

A delicious Italian twist on matzo ball soup

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Advice for Assimilated Family Reunions

By Dr. Ruth Nemzoff Q: I am having a family reunion. Half of the youngest generation has married people of other backgrounds. How can I use this opportunity to educate the Jewish members of my family about their heritage? And also to help those who do not currently identify as Jewish to understand how important […]

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