March 29, 2017 RSS feed / Columns

As Passover approaches, we have so many reasons to be grateful

FEDERATION 411

As we get ready to sit around the table and celebrate the Passover holiday, I am always reminded just how grateful I am to be part of such a special Jewish community. More...

Passover recipes: Lighten up with fish and veggies

I love serving light foods that are naturally kosher for Passover. With so much matzah, vegetable and fish dishes are often a welcome addition in my home. In this holiday menu, my Coconut Carrot Soup is a creamy soup at its finest. More...

Your Jewish legacy can help your values live on for generations

MONEY MATTERS

A legacy can take many forms. And many, if not most of us, may not even think about the legacy we are leaving for others. Do you know what your legacy will be? These realizations struck me in connection with our recent Florida Reunion. More...

South Jersey Region works hard to build its new leadership

BBYO BLOCK

Since September, South Jersey Region BBYO has had a membership push to attempt to reach 600 members by the end of the year. So far, we have had amazing stretches, including the week when 31 members joined BBYO. More...

The rebbitzin’s recipes: Delicious Passover dishes to please everyone

COOKING

I am certain that Passover preparations are in full swing! I am impressed that you actually found a few free moments to read this column. More...

No one needs to remain silent in cases of assault

STRAIGHT FROM THE HEART

Sexual violence is a serious public issue that affects all communities. As many as one in five women are sexually assaulted in college, and while in college one in 16 men have been victims of an attempted or completed assault. More...

Passover brings the cycle of generations vividly to life

SALLY’S WORLD

I’ve always loved Joni Mitchell’s “The Circle Game.” “And the seasons they go round and round…we’re captives on the carousel of time…” Those words come back to haunt me every Passover, and while More...