The Overwhelmed Mom’s Guide to Seder Night by Rabbi Da’vid Sperling

The Overwhelmed Mom’s Guide to Seder Night by Rabbi Da’vid Sperling

Mazel Tov! You did it! You got through the cleaning, bedikat chametz, the cooking, teaching the kids MaNishtana (they are sooo cute….) and now it’s here – Seder Night. So what do you need to focus on to make sure you get the most out of this special night and fulfill all its special mitzvot? […]

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Marital Meltdown on Seder Night

Marital Meltdown on Seder Night

Ber’ke wasn’t much of a breadwinner, he was even less of a matzah-winner. The day before Passover Ber’ke came home so excited; he’d bought a new board to cover the table, so it would be extra kosher for Passover. And Ber’ke wife, Faigy, started yelled at him, “BOARDS?! We don’t need boards! We need matzah! […]

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The Unforgettable Seder of My Father, Rabbi Yaakov Edelstein zt”l

The Unforgettable Seder of My Father, Rabbi Yaakov Edelstein zt”l

How do I reward myself for working so hard to get ready for Pesach? Every year, I treat myself to weekly sushi, my favorite food, and I spend at least a little time every night reading something I enjoy. The book I’ve been reading this pre-Passover is the newly-released bestseller, “Jacob’s Ladder: Rabbi Yaakov Edelstein […]

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4 Cups of Wine, Imbibing Our Mother’s Faith

4 Cups of Wine, Imbibing Our Mother’s Faith

Every day until seder (5 days to go!) I will be posting a “Meaning-in-the-Cleaning Minute”: a minute-long video or short word of inspiration that made ME smile as I get ready this year for Pesach.

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The Drunkard’s Seder as told by Rabbi Fischel Schachter

The Drunkard’s Seder as told by Rabbi Fischel Schachter

Every day until seder (6 days to go!) I will be posting a “Meaning-in-the-Cleaning Minute”: a minute-long video or short word of inspiration that made ME smile as I get ready this year for Pesach.

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