Category Archives: Lifestyle

Back to School 2021: Jewish Quotes That Will Inspire Your Kids

Aug 24, 2021  |  By Abby S

It’s back to school time, which means parents are rushing to buy school supplies, ensure their kids are registered and ready, and to get the family back into the routine of waking up early, packing lunches, and doing homework. While the Tanakh and Talmud don’t have much to say about the stress of back to school shopping, these texts and many famous rabbis do have plenty of wisdom to share […]

 

Your High Holiday 2021 Prep Checklist

Jul 19, 2021  |  By Abby S

It feels like every year, the High Holidays sneak up on us, and we end up scrambling to make sure everything is ready to celebrate the Jewish New Year.  In 2021, Elul starts on Sunday, August 8 at sundown. Rosh Hashanah 2021 will begin at sundown on Monday, September 6. We want to make sure you don’t get caught off-guard this year, so we have created this High Holiday Prep […]

 

10 Hebrew Slang Words You Need To Know

Jun 23, 2021  |  By Abby S

While many Jews use Hebrew when they pray or study Jewish texts, the Hebrew of the Torah is very different from the Hebrew you’ll hear on the streets of Tel Aviv and Jerusalem. Hebrew was revived in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, leading to the development of words for everyday objects and situations that couldn’t be found in the Bible. The development of modern Hebrew also led to […]

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