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Say Yes to the Yom Kippur Dress

Say Yes to the Yom Kippur Dress
By October 3, 2014

One woman’s quest to balance comfort, tradition, and aesthetics for the Days of Awe. 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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Happy High-Holy-Birth-Day!

Happy High-Holy-Birth-Day!
By September 23, 2014

For fall babies, birthdays often coincide with Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. We weigh the pros and cons. Read More

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Isaac Mizrahi Upsets Jewish Community For TV Appearance on Yom Kippur

Isaac Mizrahi Upsets Jewish Community For TV Appearance on Yom Kippur
By September 17, 2013

The successful Jewish fashion designer was on his QVC program selling products on the holiday Read More

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The Jewish Hunger Games: Kvetching Fire

The Jewish Hunger Games: Kvetching Fire
By September 13, 2013

The latest pop culture Jewish spoof sensation Read More

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Kosher Salt: Introducing My Non-Jewish Fiancé

Kosher Salt: Introducing My Non-Jewish Fiancé
By February 15, 2013

Tackling the negative responses I’ve gotten from Jewish friends was more difficult than I expected Read More

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What Yom Kippur and Valentine’s Day Have in Common

What Yom Kippur and Valentine’s Day Have in Common
By February 14, 2013

Both Jewish holidays encourage us to reconsider our food intake and atone for the year’s mistakes Read More

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