Muffins-N-Moms: Savoring The Moment While Parenting Effectively

By Rochelle Maruch Miller Muffins-N-Moms has been generating buzz throughout the Five Towns. The brainchild of Leah Davidowitz and Chaya Guttman, Muffins-N-Moms is an interactive workshop in which parents will...

Despite Thanksgiving, Israel tops U.S. in turkey meat production

Thanksgiving turkey. Credit: Wikimedia Commons. ( As the U.S. prepares for the Thanksgiving holiday and the annual tradition of eating turkey, statistics from Israel’s turkey industry, Agriculture Ministry, and Foreign Ministry...

Israel Mortality Stats: Cancer Killing More Jews Than Arabs

Life & Death. Photo: h.koppdelaney. Cancer caused 25.9 percent of all deaths among Israeli Jews, as opposed to 20.7% among the country's Arab population in 2012, according to recently-published Central...

Two Israeli Films Make List of Finalists for Best Short Film at Oscars

The Academy Awards trophy. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. — Two Israeli films have made the list of 10 finalists for best short film at next February's 87th Academy Awards (Oscars). One...

Is Losing Weight The Unnatural Way Worth It?

By Shirley Bar Way too many people come to me after they have been to conventional diet programs and nutritionists, and they are just sick and tired of being sick...

Tradition and Technology Unite Jews Around the Globe in Learning

On the Global Day of Jewish Learning - Sunday, November 16 -“24x24” will Convene via Google Hangouts on Air New York, November 11 — Scholars, artists, rabbis and authors from...

Make A Healthier Pie

By Elke Probkevitz There is something heartwarming and nostalgic about a homemade pie. Whether a tart crisp apple pie or a smooth spiced pumpkin pie, there are varieties for any...

Kosherica’s Most Luxurious Winter And Passover Vacations

Kosherica, the glatt-kosher travel and leisure giant, is famous for its extraordinary attention to detail, exceptional fresh cuisine, and world-class entertainment. This winter and Passover, Kosherica will provide guests...

French Toast

Slice Of Life By Eileen Goltz Jews have a habit of incorporating the foods of the countries they’ve found themselves in to accommodate the laws of kashrus. So it’s not surprising...

Savory Snack Foods

By Elke Probkevitz Fall season means back to schedules and routine, getting organized, and having groceries ready in the pantry so you can grab what you need to refuel and...
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