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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New Hanukkah Decor Shop Launch: Peace. Love. Light.

How about this for exciting…a new Hanukkah decor shop has just launched! It is called Peace. Love. Light. and to give you an idea of what it’s like, think Pottery Barn meets Jewish lifestyle. It is contemporary and comfortable without verging into traditional or hokey. They pull from the prevailing trends in home decor and

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Get Festive by Serving Up a Hanukkah Tray

Here is a quickie dickie idea that will inject a little Hanukkah in your life, no matter how austere your observance or minor a part Hanukkah plays in your home. Whether you don’t believe Hanukkah is a decorating sort of holiday or perhaps Hanukkah is a second holiday in December for your family, you can

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My Hanukkah Mood: Black and White

The other day I read (in one of the bazillion home dec blogs I read) that black and white is going to be big this winter. You could have knocked me over with a feather…what happened to hygge?! I thought we only just left the starkness of black and white in favor of rich browns

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Deepen Your Hanukkah Experience With Themed Nights

A friend recently told me about this Hanukkah tradition she created and I thought it was so fabulous, I had to share it with you. The concept is that for each night of Hanukkah there is a theme beyond the usual eating, lighting the menorah, and playing dreidel. On the night of the theme, you do

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Show Your Pride with These Jewish Enamel Pins

I don’t know if you guys have been aware, but enamel pins have been at the heart of a tchotchke resurgence. I am pretty immune to most fads, preferring to own only the essentials the fashion realm (I spend everything on the home), but I couldn’t resist these enamel pins when I saw them with Jewish

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