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Parshat Noach Sweet and Treats

This week’s Torah portion, Parshat Noach, tells the famous tale of Noah’s Ark and the flood. When the world became so corrupt that Gd determined it would need to be destroyed, Noach was commanded...

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Singing in the Rain

“Rain, rain, go away, come again another day” is part and parcel of our childhood upbringing. We tend to view rain as annoying, getting us wet and in our way. It blurs our vision...

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Rainbow Cake

Ingredients vegetable spray 3 cups all-purpose flour 4 tsp baking powder ½ tsp salt 2 sticks (1 cup) unsalted margarine, room temperature 2⅓ cups sugar 5 egg whites, room temperature 2 tsp vanilla extract...

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The Shabbos Project

The Shabbos Project It’s simple: Jews of all walks of life, of every age and from all corners of the world – uniting to experience one complete Shabbat together on October  24/25b, Shabbos Parshat Noach....

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Failure: The Secret to Success

On Yom Kippur we say Viduy and Al Cheit multiple times, again and again admitting to our failures, our misdeeds, how we slipped up in the past year. We confess our wrongdoings and ask for forgiveness. In fact,...