Purim…Not just for the Kids!

Is Purim a holiday just for kids with the adults as bystanders? Rabbi Locketz of Bet Shalom says no. Seriously? You’re supposed to drink until you don’t know the difference between Haman & Mordecai!

Hamentashen Smack Down!

I’ll say it: hamentashen are not my favorite holiday treat. But, in the name of tradition, I went on a quest to find the best the city has to offer.

Noshin' Recipe: Onion-Poppy Seed Bread Ring

The twisted ring looks like Queen Esther’s crown, and the onions and poppy seeds are not only delicious but honor this queen’s bravery and piety. It’s also a wonderfully comforting item to bring to a shiva or a tasty addition to the celebration of a baby.