Judaism-Related

Shana Tova! And a Rosh Hashanah Menu

Posted on Sep 22nd, 2017 - By Amy Spindel - 0 Comments

Rosh Hashanah is typically a bittersweet time of the year for me, a time when the seasons change, and with it new routines, new friends, new tasks, a…

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Persian Charoset

Posted on Mar 28th, 2018 - By Amy Spindel - 0 Comments

Charoset is a traditional Passover food used during the seder. It represents the mortar the Jews used to cement the pyramids together during their…

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Rosh Hashanah 2018

Posted on Sep 12th, 2018 - By Amy Spindel - 0 Comments

It's been a rough month. I was particularly grateful for the halt from the every day grind that Rosh Hashanah provided. Rosh Hashanah, or the Jewish…

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Sweet Potato Latkes

Posted on Dec 10th, 2018 - By Amy Spindel - 0 Comments

Hanukkah, or the Festival of Lights, is a minor Jewish holiday. Due to its close proximity on the calendar to Christmas, it gets a lot more attention…

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Welcoming a Stranger in a Strange Land

Posted on Jan 24th, 2019 - By Amy Spindel - 0 Comments

Fulfilling the Jewish obligation to "welcome a stranger in a strange land," I recently had the privilege and honor of leading a volunteer group that…

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