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Holidays

Reconsidering the Seder Plate in Graphic Fashion

It seems as though each passing year brings another addition to the Passover seder plate — or supplemental pages to the Haggadah — to make...

Four Cups, Five Stars: Sophisticated Kosher Wine Increasingly Popular at Seders

By Deborah Fineblum | JNS.org Even the most finicky wine snob won’t be able to “pass over” the new generation of kosher wines. Increasingly, the...

Making Passover Memorable and Delicious Without Too Much Fuss

By Elizabeth Kurtz | JNS.org Everyone needs crowd-pleasing recipes we can turn to over and over again. This is important for every holiday, but especially...

Precious Passover Recipes from Trieste, Italy

When people hear my husband, David, is Italian and Jewish, they always ask him: “Have you ever heard of The Garden of the Finzi-Continis?” They...

Passover Desserts Don’t Have to Be as Lifeless as Moses’ Desert

For too long, Passover desserts have been considered tasteless, dry and not worth the bother. This is simply wrong. There are plenty of delicious options,...

The Zombie Haggadah a Ghoulish Twist on What’s Usually Read During Passover

In an alternative universe of alternative facts, the story of Passover was not the exodus of the Hebrews from Egypt, but that of the...

Fake News (Happy Purim!)

DISCLAIMER: These are joke articles written by the Jewish Exponent staff in honor of the holiday. Study: Jewish Men Most Likely to Resemble George Costanza or Newman ANITA...

Prepare for Purim With Parties and Parodies

Get your groggers ready and your taste buds prepped for hamantashen because Purim is almost here! The holiday begins March 11 and Philly starts celebrating...
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Friendsgiving: The Story of a Minimalist Rosh Hashanah Dinner, Circa 5777

This year, I decided to try something new for Rosh Hashanah. Well, I didn’t really decide — since my parents were gone during Rosh Hashanah...
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High Holidays are ‘Glory Days’ for Area Rabbis

Rabbi Barry Schlesinger was sitting in Citizens Bank Park a few weeks ago listening to Bruce Springsteen when a revelation hit him: “The Boss” would’ve...