Monthly Archive: December 2013

Improve Your Speech: Part Eight 0

Improve Your Speech: Part Eight

The eight part in our ongoing series on shemiras halashon by Mrs. Tova Younger. Another concept that serves as a deterrent to speaking lashon hara (prohibited slanderous speech) is some self-protection. Hashem is willing...

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Vaeira 3

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Vaeira

THE RED TEAM AND THE GREEN TEAM This week’s Torah portion describes seven of the Ten Plagues. I would like to focus on the first two. The very first plague that G-d inflicted on...

The Best Crumb Cake 0

The Best Crumb Cake

The name says it all. 🙂 Ingredients: 3 cups flour 1 1/2 cups sugar 1 stick margarine 1/2 cup oil 1 packet vanilla sugar 4 eggs 3 tsp. baking powder 1 8-oz. whip topping...

Oorah Celebrates a Special Mazel Tov! 0

Oorah Celebrates a Special Mazel Tov!

The engagement of Oorah volunteer turned employee extraordinaire, R’ Asher Moskovits, to Penina Myers of Chicago, was a special occasion for every member of Oorah. There is hardly any department at Oorah that has...

Improve Your Speech: Part Seven 0

Improve Your Speech: Part Seven

This is the seventh installation of our ongoing series on shemiras halashon by Mrs. Tova Younger. Have a topic in your back pocket all the time and be prepared to change the subject if...

Oven Baked French Fries 3

Oven Baked French Fries

Deep fried french fries are delicious, but many of us don’t appreciate the high fat content that all that oil adds. These fries are the perfect solution, and as an added bonus, they’re really...

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Shemos 2

Jewish Jokes for Parshas Shemos

In this week’s Torah portion, we find that Pharaoh was worried about the explosive growth of the Jewish people. It was for this reason that Pharaoh ordered the Jewish people to become slaves. Pharaoh...

Parshas Vayechi: One Size Fits All? 2

Parshas Vayechi: One Size Fits All?

In this week’s Torah portion, we find an interesting statement. As an introduction to his last will and testament, Yaakov (Jacob) tells his children, “Gather and listen, sons of Yaakov, and listen to Yisrael...