Bubbe’s Bargains: Hanukkah Plates

Sur La Table really isn’t on my radar much for Hanukkah stuff other than baking supplies but Bubbe recently found this bargain on little Hanukkah salad plates. There are two styles and both are on sale now at a pretty good discount. If you aren’t crazy about how your spread is turning out for tonight,

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How to Make a Hanukkah Cracker Out of an Ordinary One

Today, we are going to make a Hanukkah cracker by converting the standard goyishy Chirstmas cracker into a Jewishy one that is more appropriate for Hanukkah. You can buy non-holiday specific crackers at stores like Bed Bath and Beyond and Joann, but my favorite place to buy them is at a discounter like Marshalls or

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8 Things to Stop Doing this Hanukkah

This Hanukkah will be different than all other Hanukkahs for me. I am having knee surgery the week prior, so for a couple of weeks I won’t be able to do most of the things I usually do. This has me strategizing on what are the essential things I must do for my family (and

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Chai & Home Cyber Monday Sale!

Just a quick note to let you blog readers know that I am doing a Cyber Monday sale in the Chai & Home Shop!! 40% off on many of my favorite items, including greeting cards that may not be back next year, so stock up now. The sale is for today only, so go check

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The 8 Hottest Hanukkah Gifts of 2017

Every year I make sure you are aware of the smokin’ hot Hanukkah gifts so you don’t give like a schlemiel. So, without further ado…   8 Hottest Hanukkah Gifts of 2017   FEATURED PRODUCTS 1 | Nosh Menorah by Modern Mensch. The Nosh Menorah is hands-down the most novel piece of Judaica launched this year.

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Hanukkah Desserts for Special Diets

It feels like everyone is on some sort of special diet nowadays and that can be tricky when entertaining for a Jewish holiday that often has traditional ceremonial foods, especially desserts. Most hosts I know will make some sort of general inquiry as to the meal preferences of guests but sometimes for big parties it

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