Cut pomegranate centerpiece

5 Fresh Ideas for Rosh Hashanah Centerpieces

Although my Rosh Hashanah table last year was pretty, I wouldn’t say it was really amazing. I did have an excuse last year: I didn’t actually plan on having a … Continue Reading →


Keds Cali Slip-Ons

Yom Kippur: 10 Stylish Non-Leather Shoes Under $80

On Yom Kippur we do not wear leather to show our humility and demonstrate our purity. Denying ourselves luxuries like leather demonstrates our commitment to atone for our sins. Oftentimes … Continue Reading →


Naked Honey Cake

Make A Naked Honey Cake For Rosh Hashanah

Have you seen these “naked” cakes? These unfrosted but filled multi-layer cakes are all over Pinterest…and I mean, all over. I can’t go on Pinterest without seeing a naked cake … Continue Reading →


Go For Gold: Judaica

Go for Gold…Judaica!

So we can’t have a golden calf but there are so many beautiful pieces of Judaica in gold…or rather “goldy lookin’” that can make all your mitzvot that much more … Continue Reading →


Fasting Tips for Tisha B'Av

Fasting Tips for Tisha B’Av

Last night we began the fast that commemorates the many tragedies that have befallen the Jewish people, including the day when both the first and second temples were destroyed in … Continue Reading →


8 Things You Can Do Now To Get Ready For the High Holidays

8 Things You Can Do Now To Get Ready For The High Holidays

  This year has just flown by. I can’t believe it is already time to start thinking about the High Holidays! Get a jump on the new year with tackling … Continue Reading →


The Year According To Challah

The Year According To Challah: A Shape Reference

One of the most interesting things about challah is all the shapes that have become tradition. There is almost a distinctive shape for every Jewish holiday and then some! Here … Continue Reading →


Pulled Chicken Burger

Summer Recipe: Pulled Pesto Chicken Burger with Fire-Roasted Tomato Jam

Today is the final day of the 2nd Annual A Very Jewish Summer and we conclude with a gorgeous recipe by Busy in Brooklyn, one of my favorite kosher food bloggers. She … Continue Reading →


Freezer Cooking For The Grill

Summer Time-Saver: Freezer Cooking For The Grill

It is Day 4 of the 2nd Annual A Very Jewish Summer and today My Happily Hectic Life shows us how to save time by cooking ahead, freezing, and then … Continue Reading →


Craft This: Sukkah Lanterns

Craft This: Lanterns For Summer And Sukkot

It is Day 3 of the 2nd Annual A Very Jewish Summer and I couldn’t be happier about having Sara from Creative Jewish Mom on the blog because I’m a big … Continue Reading →