We normally think of Tu B’Av (the 15th day in the Hebrew month of Av) as a day for marriage propositions and romance.
Neely Cohen may not quite be Willy Wonka, but she’s as close to my lifelong fictional idol as possible. Last year Neely won the Food Network’s “Sweet Genius” dessert-making...
Halvah is great eaten straight from supermarket shelves, but I plan to give it a little flair by dipping it in chocolate and topping it with nuts and sesame...
I know that Valentine’s Day has its roots as a Catholic saint’s holiday, but is it OK for Jews to celebrate it too?
The modern American celebration of Valentine’s Day has largely lost these historical associations and become instead an opportunity to show our love for that special someone in our lives.