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Shana Tova 5775

Shana Tova 5775

To all celebrating, I want to wish you all a fruitful, memorable and fun new year.    

Shana Tova! Happy New Year!

Shana Tova! Happy New Year!

I can’t believe how quickly the summer flew by and disappeared. This morning, I stepped outside and nearly froze to death! Literally overnight, the weather has changed. Whereas yesterday, the morning was sticky and humid, today the air is crisp and cold. For Jewish people […]

Happy 4th of July!

Happy 4th of July!

Today in the US, we celebrate the incredible freedoms we have as citizens of the United States of America – ones that were achieved and for which we fight every single day. How fortunate are we that we get a day (off from work) to […]

Happy Chanukah!

Happy Chanukah!

Chag Sameach to all celebrating. I have been in a bit of a tizzy this week and didn’t post yesterday. It was a long day and by the time I was done with everything that needed doing, I was too pooped to blog. So, in […]

Happy Hannuka! (and homemade apple sauce)

Happy Hannuka! (and homemade apple sauce)

Wishing all who are celebrating a very Happy Hannuka, Channuka, Hanukkah, Chanukkah. I have no idea how to spell it in English! Last night, I made some latkes and homemade apple sauce. The sauce is easier than you might imagine to make. Seriously! Peel an […]