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OMGWTFBIBLE: In Which the Israelites Finally Peace Out of Egypt

OMGWTFBIBLE: In Which the Israelites Finally Peace Out of Egypt
By November 20, 2014

And are given the commandment to eat matzo on Passover. Thanks, God! Read More

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OMGWTFBIBLE: In Which the Firstborns Die, and the Israelites Pillage Egypt

OMGWTFBIBLE: In Which the Firstborns Die, and the Israelites Pillage Egypt
By November 14, 2014

Plus, how Jews learned to always. pack. snacks. Read More

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Fasting Out of Solidarity, Not Faith

Fasting Out of Solidarity, Not Faith
By October 2, 2014

From Ladispoli to Jerusalem, Yom Kippur is complicated for this Soviet-born Jew. Read More

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7 Decadent S’mores Recipes For Lag B’Omer

7 Decadent S’mores Recipes For Lag B’Omer
By May 15, 2014

Because Lag B’Omer → Bonfire → S’Mores → Perfection Read More

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This Passover, I’m Liberating Myself From My Anorexia—By Eating Chametz

This Passover, I’m Liberating Myself From My Anorexia—By Eating Chametz
By April 18, 2014

“I have finally been offered a taste of freedom from a disease that grabbed hold and wouldn’t let go.” Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Passover: Roasted Tomato and Fried Halloumi Matzah Pizza

Not Your Bubbe’s Passover: Roasted Tomato and Fried Halloumi Matzah Pizza
By April 18, 2014

A matzah pizza that renews your faith in Jewish holiday food. Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Passover Dessert: Charoset Pie

Not Your Bubbe’s Passover Dessert: Charoset Pie
By April 11, 2014

This dessert is inspired by my grandmother’s charoset recipe and made with the secret ingredient that always made hers so great: love. Read More

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