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Skirt Steak Sliders
February 4, 2011 – 10:49 am
Skirt Steak Sliders

Sliders or mini burgers are perfect for football’s biggest game, or anytime you want a flavorful, but not too hefty portion. I love the big juicy flavor of the spicy skirt steak but definitely want to save room for dessert.

Challah Is Taken
February 4, 2011 – 4:05 am
Challah Is Taken

The Hebrew word “challah” does not actually mean bread, but rather refers to the tithe of the bread that was given as a gift to the priests in ancient times (Numbers 15:20). Exactly when the term challah began to be applied to the bread eaten on Shabbat is unclear.

Supply List
February 3, 2011 – 4:01 am
Supply List

What do gold, silver and copper; aqua, purple and red-dyed wool; linen, goat hair, animal skins, acacia wood, olive oil, spices and gems have in common? These were the primary items that the Israelites needed to gather and donate in order to build God a sanctuary in the wilderness.

The 10 Silliest Valentine’s Day Promotions
February 2, 2011 – 4:27 pm
The 10 Silliest Valentine’s Day Promotions

Once again, marketers are desperate to feel the love this Valentine’s Day. If you are suffering from the holiday blues, remember that laughter is the best medicine. We scoured the net to give you the silliest, laugh-out-loud promotions. Read ‘em and weep with happy tears…

Sarah and Jeffrey
February 2, 2011 – 12:07 pm
Sarah and Jeffrey

“Never did I think that the cute girl on the screen across the country, whom I messaged out of impulse, would one day be my wife.”

A Ship’s Tale
February 2, 2011 – 5:33 am
A Ship’s Tale

Well sit right back and I’ll tell a tale…Alas, this ship’s tale is no three-hour tour, but the story of the birth of Jewish life in North America.

The Best Qualities of Successful Daters
February 1, 2011 – 11:21 am
The Best Qualities of Successful Daters

Dating may have its ups and downs, but it’s important to remember why you’re out there in the first place. If it’s love you’re after, you should spend time with someone who will give you want you want.  Remember: You deserve only the best. So what’s the most important thing to remember while you’re out meeting new people on your quest for love? Stay true to yourself!

Don’t Shame The Name
February 1, 2011 – 4:05 am
Don’t Shame The Name

The concept of “Chilul Hashem,” desecration of God’s name, is first mentioned in the Torah in Leviticus (22:32), when the Jewish people are commanded: “You shall not shame My Holy Name; and I will be sanctified amongst the people of Israel, I am God.”

The Delectable History of Jews and Chocolate
January 31, 2011 – 11:37 am
The Delectable History of Jews and Chocolate

Kugel.  Brisket.  Gefilte fish.  These are the familiar foods that are thought to make up Jewish culinary history.  But one common and much-loved food has a longstanding but little-known connection to the Jewish community.  Behold—chocolate, the forgotten Jewish food.

After a year of dating, I’m conflicted because he isn’t Jewish. Now what?
January 31, 2011 – 11:08 am | 2 Comments
After a year of dating, I’m conflicted because he isn’t Jewish. Now what?

Dear Matchmaker Rabbi:
I’ve been dating this very gorgeous and dedicated guy I’ll call Joshua for about a year, but he isn’t Jewish. I like him a lot, but I’m not sure if I should continue seeing him since I know I want to marry someone Jewish.

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