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Now on The Canteen

A New Normal

October 13, 2014 10:00am

Summer is over and the excitement of my son Jonah’s longest ever stay at sleep-away camp, three weeks, is starting to feel like a distant memory, an a...

 

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Gluten-Free Indian Treats Sweeten Torah Celebration

October 12, 2014 9:00am

I was born and raised in a traditional Jewish family in India. My father Dr. Samuel Solomon was a professor in the College of Agriculture, Pune where ...

 

Now on Keshet

Simchat Torah: Rejoice in Resources

October 15, 2014 9:37am

With Simchat Torah around the corner, we're thinking about the resources the Jewish community needs to be more inclusive, welcoming, and a safer envir...

 

Now on Kveller

Why I Talked to My Preschooler About Sexua...

October 20, 2014 3:59pm

My middle son told me something the other night that made my stomach twist into a painful knot. He told me that his preschool teacher wasn’t very ...

 

Now on Mixed Multitudes

We Just Won a 2014-2015 Slingshot Award!

October 20, 2014 11:16am

We have good news to share! We just learned that the Slingshot Fund has selected MyJewishLearning and Kveller as being among North America's most inno...

 

Now on The Nosher

Israeli Couscous Stuffed Acorn Squash

October 20, 2014 7:36am

It's autumn, and sure, we all love pumpkin. But there are also an array of other squash and seasonal veggies that are pretty exciting too, including t...

 

Now on Rabbis Without Borders

I'm Only Happy When it Rains

October 20, 2014 9:00am

Every year, I do my best to engage with the process of teshuvah (repentance) during the High Holidays. A few weeks ago, I made resolutions, asked for ...

 

Now on Southern & Jewish

Why This Rabbi Started the Year in a Small Texas Town

October 20, 2014 2:20pm

In the summer of 2013, I left a wonderful congregation in North Carolina to pursue an exciting opportunity on the staff of Gann Academy in Massach...

 

Now on The Torch

Body Talk – Our Bodies, Our Sukkah Posters

October 20, 2014 2:06pm

When we received our JOFA sukkah poster last week, I excitedly showed my daughters, ages five and ten, the poster of women leaders. They looked it ove...