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Chosen Eats: A Good Apple (Cake)

Chosen Eats: A Good Apple (Cake)

My parents always taught me that a good houseguest brings a gift for her host as a thank you for opening their home. And as... Read More
Posted in: Food
DIY Sukkah

DIY Sukkah

The Sukkah—a hut we erect each fall to commemorate the similar huts the Israelites built while wandering the desert—must meet some very specific height, width,... Read More
Single Mothering: A Q&A with a New Mom

Single Mothering: A Q&A with a New Mom

By Laura Shulman Brochstein My friend and colleague, Sarah Feinberg, became a first-time mother in May. We had spoken during the year about her decision... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Questions to Ask a Mohel

Questions to Ask a Mohel

Thinking about or planning a bris (religious circumcision ceremony) for your newborn? Here's a handy list of things to help you prepare.A mohel is a... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Adult Spin: Reinventing The Dreidel Game

Adult Spin: Reinventing The Dreidel Game

Oh, the Dreidel Game! When Chanukah rolls around, you fondly think of the spinning, four-sided top with Hebrew letters. But chances are you haven’t spun... Read More
Posted in: 20s & 30s
Why don't we blow the shofar on Shabbat, even if it's Rosh Hashanah or Yom Kippur?

Why don't we blow the shofar on Shabbat, even if it's Rosh Hashanah or Yom Kippur?

Jerry Sherman of Framingham asks: I was wondering why the shofar is not supposed to be sounded on Shabbat if Rosh Hashanah falls on that... Read More
Give Back to YOUR Community and Volunteer with Summer of Service

Give Back to YOUR Community and Volunteer with Summer of Service

This summer, The Network and JCRC’s ReachOut! are bringing young adults (22-40) a terrific lineup of fun and meaningful volunteer opportunities as we head into... Read More
Posted in: 20s & 30s
How Do We Choose a Rabbi to Officiate at Our Wedding?

How Do We Choose a Rabbi to Officiate at Our Wedding?

We're getting married! We'd like to have a rabbi officiate at our wedding, but we're not sure how to choose a rabbi for our special... Read More
Posted in: Lifecycles
Want to be in the movies? Casting submissions request for new Adam Sandler/Andy Samberg movie!

Want to be in the movies? Casting submissions request for new Adam Sandler/Andy Samberg movie!

We were contacted today by a casting company currently casting background for the new Adam Sandler/Andy Samberg movie shooting in Boston and Cape Cod over the... Read More
Posted in: Community News
Blintz Soufflé

Blintz Soufflé

Many of my favorite holiday recipes fall firmly in the category of "semi-homemade," and this delicious and surprisingly simple recipe for Blintz Soufflé is one of... Read More
Posted in: Food

Events

Women Working Together Job Search Strategy Group & Individual Career Coaching
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Women Working Together Job Search Strategy Group & Individual Career Coaching

Career Moves -- a division of JVS | Get Your Career Moving
Riverway Cafe
Thursday, April 24, 2014

Riverway Cafe

Riverway Project
Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
Thursday, April 24, 2014

A Bissel Schlissel Challah Baking Workshop

Vilna Shul, Boston's Center for Jewish Culture
PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat
Friday, April 25, 2014

PJ Library Topsy Turvy Pajama Shabbat

Jewish Community Centers of Greater Boston
Yavilah McCoy & Alexi Parashcos "Elements of Jewish Gospel"
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Yavilah McCoy & Alexi Parashcos "Elements of Jewish Gospel"

Temple Hillel B'nai Torah
Blue & White Night
Saturday, April 26, 2014

Blue & White Night

CJP - Combined Jewish Philanthropies
The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and Politics
Sunday, April 27, 2014

The Shoah in Israeli Culture, Memory, and Politics

Schusterman Center for Israel Studies
A Tribute to Israeli Song
Tuesday, April 29, 2014

A Tribute to Israeli Song

Jewish Music Theater
Auschwitz or Sinai: Israel and the Culture of Memory
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Auschwitz or Sinai: Israel and the Culture of Memory

Hebrew College