Pesach Sameach: Happy Passover

(CC image by Eczebulun)
(CC image by Eczebulun)

In celebration of Passover, we invited our staff to share a favorite food, recipe, or fond memory of a Pesach Seder. Continue reading


Put on your yarmulke, it’s time to celebrate Chanukah!

(photo Ricki Carroll)
Many menorahs (photo by Ricki Carroll)

When I was a college student living in the dormitory, one of my favorite times of the year was Chanukah. Starting from the evening of the twenty-fifth day of the Hebrew month of Kislev, over one-hundred girls who called the dorm home came down to the front lounge, where long, foil-covered tables were set up in full view of the street, to light Chanukah lecht (candles or lights). Continue reading