Israel’s 70th: Seven Israeli Desserts for 70 Years

Apr 18, 2018  |  By Guest

Seven Israeli Desserts for 70 Years This is a guest post from Rosa Seidenwar. Rosa Seidenwar is the founder of a new baking subscription box company in Israel, Lilyrose Bakers Box. In honor of Israel’s 70 years of independence I’ve come up with a list of the top 7 classic Israeli desserts, one for each decade. As a pastry chef I find it critical to do market research and as such, pride […]


Black and Blue: Yom HaZikaron and Yom HaAtzmaut

Apr 18, 2018  |  By Sarah Gold

Today is Yom HaZikaron, the day of remembrance for those who died fighting for Israel and who lost their lives in terror attacks. Tonight, this day of national mourning will become a day of national celebration as we begin the annual festivities for Yom HaAtzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day. That the two are connected seems weird at best – you can read more about that here. If you don’t live in […]

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This Week’s Torah Portion: Shmini

Apr 12, 2018  |  By Sarah Gold

Name: Shmini Reading: Leviticus 9:1 – 11:47 Haftara Samuel 1 20:18 – 20:42 Parsha Summary – Shmini Tzav ended with Moses sending Aaron and his sons into the Tent of Meeting for a full week. God Accepts the Offerings Moses calls Aaron, his sons, and the elders of Israel. He tells Aaron to take a bull-calf as a sin offering and a ram for a burnt offering, and to bring […]

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