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The Four Cocktails: An Illustrated Passover Guide

The Four Cocktails: An Illustrated Passover Guide

All Jewish celebrations, from holidays to weddings, include wine as a symbol of our joy and blessings (not to mention a practical way to increase... Read More
Posted in: Food
Additional Readings to Enhance Your Seder: Haggadah Supplements

Additional Readings to Enhance Your Seder: Haggadah Supplements

Creating the perfect seder is no easy task. You want the experience to be meaningful, but not too long. Authentic, but relevant. Traditional, but contemporary.... Read More
Of Slow-Cookers, Brisket, and the Jewish People

Of Slow-Cookers, Brisket, and the Jewish People

I have been messing around in the kitchen for the better part of my thirty-two and a half years on Earth.  What began with helping... Read More
Posted in: Food
VideoContest

VIDEO CONTEST: Gateways presents iJewish

This entry comes from Gateways: Access to Jewish Education.  I defy you to watch this and not crack a huge smile.  But fair warning: the... Read More
Posted in: Kids & Parenting
Expert Advice: Add Interests to Your LinkedIn Profile to Improve Your SEO

Expert Advice: Add Interests to Your LinkedIn Profile to Improve Your SEO

By Alyson Weiss, JVS Staff   Add Interests to Your LinkedIn Profile: Before writing this post, I was not a huge believer in the importance... Read More
Posted in: 20s & 30s
Is it true that Jews with tattoos can't be buried in Jewish cemeteries?

Is it true that Jews with tattoos can't be buried in Jewish cemeteries?

I've heard so many different things about Jews and tattoos. Is it true that Jews with tattoos can't be buried in Jewish cemeteries? What about... Read More
Spinach Souffle

Spinach Souffle

Spinach is not just for Popeye! Try this vegetable side dish at your Passover seder or meal. 1 lb mushroom sliced 4 1lb boxes chopped... Read More
Posted in: Food
Leader's Guide for The Wandering Is Over Haggadah

Leader's Guide for The Wandering Is Over Haggadah

Thank you for hosting a Passover seder! Here are a few tips to make it easy to lead a Passover seder that both you and... Read More
At Jewish funerals, why are the caskets closed?  Don’t most funerals have open caskets?

At Jewish funerals, why are the caskets closed? Don’t most funerals have open caskets?

At Jewish funerals, why are the caskets closed? Don’t most funerals have open caskets? This is an excellent question, especially in light of the prevalence... Read More
High Holidays 101

High Holidays 101

Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement) are collectively called the High Holidays (or, alternately, the High Holy Days).... Read More

Events

Kosher L'Pesach Jazz Brunch
Sunday, April 20, 2014

Kosher L'Pesach Jazz Brunch

Ahavath Torah Congregation
Tremont Street Shul 20s&30s
Tuesday, April 22, 2014

HametzFest

Tremont Street Shul 20s&30s
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