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5 Last-Minute Passover Desserts

In previous years, I've left the dessert portion of our seder meal up to the professionals.  Year to year there is only so much I can do, so buying dessert was a shortcut I was glad to take.  This year however, I've made 5 desserts.  All of them quick and delicious.   These cookies are… Continue reading 5 Last-Minute Passover Desserts

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Help Your Kids Enjoy Services at Temple

The idea of bringing kids to temple can be overwhelming and stressful and every congregation has a different tolerance for kiddo noise and squirms.  I have been bringing my kids to services with me for a long time and also teach religious school, so here are some of my recommendations for making it easier. 1.… Continue reading Help Your Kids Enjoy Services at Temple

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50 Things Kids Can Do For Passover

I want my kids to love all Jewish holidays, but I definitely know that some are more accessible than others. Planning for the Week Think of fun Passover snacks Learn about how matzo is made Watch a Passover cartoon Make a shopping list Help find all the items in the grocery store Put the new… Continue reading 50 Things Kids Can Do For Passover