Time. Time is all we have. It is running out. The desert sands drop a grain at a time through the narrowness of the hour glass.
“Why, as the inventors of the world’s first fast food, Matza, do we eat it during the longest meal of the year, the Seder?”
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Look no further. All the recipes you need for Passover.
The Best Brisket Ever. with potatoes It really is the best brisket ever. Cooked in red wine and tomatoes with rosemary, it tastes like Italy but feels like Shabbat. Start a day in advance. And read the spiel of the recipe…it...
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Syrian Opposition member Osama Al-Mallouhi blames Israel for helping Syrian President Bashar al-Assad keep his stranglehold on power, despite more than a year of bloody protests and oppressive crackdowns. Why would Israel want to see the streets run with Syrian blood? Al-Mallouhi...
December 18, 2011 | 11:17 pm
Here’s a shout out to HEEB for spotting the full-on matzoh display at the Whole Foods on Fairfax today, with a sign blasting “Share Hanukkah Favorites”...an invite to share your favorite Chanukah recipes using….matzoh meal? Where’s the grease?
Thank, Heeb, you could almost have invented this one—cool as it is, set in the frum-adjascent neighborhood, couldn’t you?!
December 6, 2010 | 1:05 pm
I absolutely love being Jewish, I love everything about it, the food, the culture, the faith itself. However, the terrible thing about being Jewish is that constant feeling that there is something wrong with you. Seriously, worry is our “thing”! That’s just what we do, what has...
April 7, 2008 | 4:13 pm
They call themselves the Kitniyot Liberation Front on Facebook, and they are fighting for beans.
Name: Kitniyot Liberation Front
Type: Common Interest - Religion & Spirituality
Description: To all eaters of kitniyot during Pesach, and to all who believe that kitniyot are not...
March 23, 2007 | 10:23 pm
Breaking matzoh cleanly. Hat tip to Mobius.
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