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Make Your Flowers Last

What’s the reason behind  the custom to decorate our homes or synagogues with flowers for Shavuos? Many say it’s to symbolize Mount Sinai which was covered with greenery on the day of Matan Torah,...

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Lag Baomer Coloring Page

Download and enjoy a lag baomer coloring page to mark the 33rd day of the Omer, courtesy of betweencarpools               Download here   

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8 Ways to Teach Your Child Gratitude

Some great practical tips on teaching gratitude to children 1. Give Beyond Your Friends and Family When giving gifts (such as Chanukah or mishloach manos or anytime throughout the year) to teachers, friends, and family,...

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Tu B’av: Lessons for a Relationship

You’re more likely to find sales on salmon rather than heart-shaped boxes of candy in kosher supermarkets during the Jewish month of Av. That’s because the month begins with the Nine Days leading up...

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Helpful Tips for a More Relaxed Yom Tov

Tips and Advice from Oorah’s Veteran Pesach-Makers: Before you do anything else, plan your cleaning and cooking schedule, breaking down big jobs into manageable, bite-size tasks. Knowing what you have to do when to...