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Book Your Holiday Schedule at Work

As a courtesy to your employer you should let them know about the required days of for yom tov. In 2015 these are the dates- there are 8: Passover April 10th Rosh Hashana Sep 14-15 Yom Kippur Sep 23 Sukkot Sep 28-29 Sukkot last days Oct 5-6 (be sure to warn them about the need…

How To Build A Shabbos Making Machine

Every Friday is filled with last minute preparations for making your shabbos perfect. There’s cooking, cleaning, ironing, bathing, preparing, setting up- it’s no wonder that Friday’s are so stressful. Imagine if there was a machine that can automate many of the tasks, eliminate others and make the tasks remaining more enjoyable. Well there is- it’s…

Five Ways To Heat Up a Frozen Career

Chanukah is gone and the winter weather turns colder as the days seem to grow shorter. Why does it seem like your career is frozen and your opportunity list is shrinking? Here are 5 steps to fire up your career. 1. Set Your Goals Before you can further your career you need to figure out…

The Year My Parents Went on Vacation – a film review

“The Year My Parents Went on Vacation” is a coming of age story by filmmaker Cao Hamburger that gives the viewer an enlightening look at the events in Brazil in 1970 through the eyes of Mauro, a twelve year old boy, who is consumed by soccer and Brazil’s world cup team. Mauro’s parents are on…

The Search for Kosher is Over

It’s difficult to find kosher food in unfamiliar areas and when you do it’s hard to figure out if it’s close to your current location. Now Google makes it easy just type ” Kosher Restaurants in [Enter City, State or zipcode here]” and you get the results on a map so you can see proximity…

Jewish Single parents using online dating site

Being jewish single parent is already difficult and demanding; much less dating outside of your surroundings. As a single parent, or any parent you are confined to a particular way of life. Most of divorced jewish single parents have a hard time dating, and getting intimate with someone new, because they have already been in…