Or Har-Gil is combining her family customs with new ideas to align with her values.
Police are now looking for eight suspects in their early teens.
I had to fight back tears, partly for the devastation that was the Holocaust, and partly because I knew I was shattering my boys' view of the world.
"We want them to know that we will always be there for them."
My personal connection to the Holocaust is what motivates my ongoing involvement with refugee causes today.
The fact of the matter is that the views and opinions of many in the Jewish community toward Israel are changing.
May the source of all these mysteries guide us home.
Hanukkah kicks off on December 24th and so begins the 8-day Jewish festival of lights (and donuts and chocolate and fried potatoes). Our favourite part of Hanukkah celebrations is all the delicious food and fun you get to enjoy. To help you get in the spirit, we've got 5 fun food and drink recipes that are sure to transform the Oy to Joy this Hanukkah!
Jews are told to remember all the time -- not just on Remembrance Day -- the horrors of the Holocaust. Unfortunately, the support that comes from all that remembering typically seems to just reverberate around a somewhat insulated community. That's not good enough for me.
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur are right around the corner. In light of these fast-approaching festivities, we've got a smorgasbord of tasty recipes that will be sure to satisfy your children, your children's children, your aunts, uncles, in-laws, cousins and even your pet whom you sneak a little somethin' to under the table.