Post-Hanukkah Winter Detox

Dec 19, 2017  |  By Shira Goldstein

Hanukkah is nearly over, and if you’re anything like us, you’ve probably reached a point where you can’t even look at another donut. Indulging in piles of crispy latkes and pillowy doughnuts may seem like a dream come true, but the huge amounts of saturated fats and salty, sugary carbs are your digestive system’s nightmare (although possibly your cardiologist’s dream…). If you’re feeling sluggish after a full week of Hanukkah […]

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The Best Ever Latke Recipe!

Dec 13, 2017  |  By Shira Goldstein
hanukkah latkes

Hanukkah means latkes! Crunchy on the outside and steamy soft within, these delicious potato pancakes are an amazing Hanukkah treat that’s perfect for the whole family, filling, and a great side dish to any meal. Here’s our recipe for perfect potato pancakes. It really is the best ever latke recipe! Pro Tips: ✅ Never fry in olive oil I know we eat latkes to remember the miracle of the oil, but olive […]

 

This Week’s Torah Portion: Miketz

Dec 13, 2017  |  By Shira Goldstein
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Name: Miketz Reading: Genesis 41:1 – 44:17 Haftarah: Zechariah 2:14 – 4:7 Parsha Summary – Miketz Pharoah’s Dreams Two years after Joseph interprets the dreams of Pharoah’s butler and baker, the King of Egypt dreams that he is standing by a river. Seven healthy, fat cows come out of the water to eat the reeds. Seven skinny, sickly cows come out of the river and eat the healthy cows. Pharoah […]

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