Some Subtle Recipes for Tu B’Shvhat Tu B’Shvat is one of those endearingly minor holidays that Israelis celebrate without...

Song and Memory Why wander 40 years in the desert when the most obvious route to Eretz Israel from Egypt is directly up the coast? ...

Parashat Bo is all about cooking in a hurry.  Cook fast, eat and go.  Fortunately most of us don’t need to prepare instant meals on the run for...

Parashat Bo – Seeing is Believing In this week’s Parasha, we read the culmination of the struggle between Moshe and Pharaoh,...

A few years ago there was a really well-done ad for Achla Hummus in Israel.  It stood out for being clever, in the way it united the...

As we have already seen in previous parshas, the narrative, while usually linear, does not describe action in a movie-like sequence. ...

HaShem’s promise to bring the beleaguered Israelites to a land flowing with milk and honey would have sounded like bliss to those...

Shemot – 5773 There arose a new king over Egypt, one who did not know of Yosef. ויקם מלך-חדש על מצרים אשר לא...

Putting it on the table this Shabbat.