Category Archives: Jewish Holidays

Celebrating Independence While Under Lockdown

Although Israel has begun to take its first small steps towards returning back to normal life following weeks of battling the coronavirus’ infectious wave, things are still far from being normal, leaving many Israelis wondering how dramatically different this year’s Yom HaZikaron and Yom Haatzmaut will be in comparison to previous years. It is already […]

A Passover in Quarantine

To everyone’s dismay, Covid-19 has spread worldwide, infecting hundreds of thousands of people and disrupting the lives of millions more, leaving many of us scared to check the news or our social media since each day yields a new wave of panic-inducing updates to the coronavirus situation. In certain parts of the world, many of […]

Looking for Mishloach Manot Ideas for Purim?

Purim’s arguably the happiest of Jewish holidays – a day spent masquerading in costume, drinking and eating with friends, and gifting others Shalach Manot – gift baskets sent to strangers and friends alike- to commemorate the miraculous salvation of the Jewish nation from the hands of the villain Haman.   The ninth chapter of the […]