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How to Choose the Perfect Online Dating Username
December 18, 2014 – 6:00 am

“Joseph1215″ or “GreenEyedPoet”? If I gave you these two online dating usernames (both made up, of course), which profile do you think you’d click on?

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Pure Olive Oil
December 18, 2014 – 1:08 am
Pure Olive Oil

While a large number of Jews today light Chanukah candles, the more traditional custom is to light the Chanukah menorah with olive oil. This is done in order to most accurately recreate the original miracle.When God instructed Moses on the construction…

Chanukah Yum
December 18, 2014 – 1:05 am
Chanukah Yum

While Jewish holidays are known for their food (except Yom Kippur, of course), most of these foods are not known for being particularly healthy. Chanukah is no exception. Forget matzah or apples, those are healthy in comparison–pull out your deep frye…

On the 25th of Kislev
December 17, 2014 – 1:08 am
On the 25th of Kislev

It is not uncommon to find that significant events in Jewish history occurred in different years but on the same day on the Jewish calendar. For instance, Tisha B’Av (9th of Av), the day on which we mark the destruction of both the First and …