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The Harm of Gluttony
The Harm of Gluttony

For most people, exploring the delightful flavors of the many foods of the world is one of life’s simple but great…

Not the Time for Idle Thoughts
Not the Time for Idle Thoughts

The words of the sages compiled in Pirkei Avot/Ethics of the Fathers have multiple layers of meaning. They can be applied to…

The Tree That Cannot Remain
The Tree That Cannot Remain

Judaism has many laws pertaining to the treatment of trees, particularly fruit trees. One law specifically prohibits the destruction of…

“He Was the Best Man We Had”
“He Was the Best Man We Had”

(Quote by David Ben Gurion)In early 1948, knowing that the untrained and disorganized Jewish  fighting forces could not…

The State of Israel’s Independence
The State of Israel’s Independence

The State of Israel’s independence, as well as its continued survival, is a modern day miracle. But, it has come at…

Working for the People
Working for the People

One of Hollywood’s favorite stereotypes is…

Talk to the Expert
Talk to the Expert

One of the greatest dangers of the age of the internet is the abuse of medical information by lay people with no…

A Twentieth Century Jewish Poet
A Twentieth Century Jewish Poet

In honor of National Poetry Month, Jewish Treats presents a brief biography of Muriel Rukeyser…

Finding Spiritual Strength for Each Season
Finding Spiritual Strength for Each Season

It’s a fact that many people spend much time thinking and even worrying about par’nassah…

What They Saw First
What They Saw First

Ohrdurf Concentration Camp, located near Gotha, Germany, was a subcamp of Buchenwald. Its history was short and…

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