Goodbye, Jacob, Goodbye
Parshat Vayetze opens with Jacob leaving Be'er Sheva. Everyone feels his absence.
Is there someone who used to live in your neighborhood or went to your school but moved away? How did you feel when they left? Was that person someone who did nice things?
What if you move away? What kind of impression will you leave behind?
Let's Go Lego
Congratulations to the winners of the Jewish Community Library of Los Angeles' (JCLLA) Lego Bible contest. You can come and see these Lego creations until Dec. 15, at the Slavin Family Children's Library, 6505 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 120, Los Angeles, (323) 761-8648.
Better than Bought Butter!
Here's a way to be helpful and have your parents be really thankful to you on Thanksgiving.
You will need:
1 pint heavy cream
Fill airtight containers half full of cream. Cover securely and shake and shake and shake, until cream turns into butter.
Pour out the buttermilk on top and place butter in serving dish.
It is delicious on dinner rolls.