Dear Shuli: At this dark, rather dreary time of year, my partner and I notice that our sex life really loses its spark. Do you think a vacation will help? — Six-Year Itch
Franken sticks it to the U.S. Supreme Court, Facebook gets an Afikoman app, Terror List drops Hamas, Ellison McCollum and Oberstar talk Gaza, Jews respond to Obama’s state of the Union, and more.
It’s Tu B’Shevat! Eat those figs. Drink that wine. And try out more than thirty ready-to-use, parent-tested ways to go green as a family.
This week’s hot release of the iPad gets AISH Minnesota Rabbi Da-vid Rosenthal thinking about what we can’t live without. Like cell phones… or not.
A Call for Action on this Jewish “Holiday of Trees” from Margaret Levin, State Director of the Sierra Club North Star Chapter.
The University of MN lifts its Israel study abroad ban. UofM senior Deborah Carneol reflects on the news.
A smorgasbord of recipe suggestions for celebrating Tu B’Shevat.
This month, Israel’s new organ donor incentive program comes into effect. Do you think it’s ethical? Is it Jewish?
There’s plenty of “Jew to-do’s” between today and February 8th. Don’t miss this Alef List for the top picks.
If Haaretz can write about Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli’s hot new lingerie ad, then we can too.