All, Rosh Hashanah

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

All, Recipes, Rosh Hashanah

Honey Cake Ice Cream

L'Shana Tova!  Happy New Year! It's time to cook something sweet for a sweet new year.  We will dip apples in honey, make my honey cake muffins, and maybe trek to a Jewish bakery for teiglach. We will also be making and sharing this recipe.  It takes all the yummy warm spice flavors and honey… Continue reading Honey Cake Ice Cream

Passover

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

Purim, Recipes

3 Easy Ways to Decorate Hamantaschen

Purim is a time to bring out your goofy side.  I love this holiday because it's fun for everyone, but it can also be a lot of work.  I've created these three super easy ways to make your hamantaschen stand out from the rest.  They work on homemade cookies, but can also dress up store… Continue reading 3 Easy Ways to Decorate Hamantaschen