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Vlog #23: Cooking (and Multi-Tasking!) with Mayim

10 months ago

As a vegan, Mayim talks a lot about food. She talks about how to eat sustainably, transition to a more vegan-friendly diet, and she even shares her own recipes for cooking dishes that would otherwise be banned from a vegan diet…

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Finding Deeper Connections to Easter and Passover

11 months ago

With springtime arriving, many people’s thoughts turn to this season’s holidays, notably Easter, or – for Jews like me – Passover. I love Passover; I gravitate to the active rituals and find joy in the exploration of what its themes…

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Spicer, United, North Korea, and Thor

11 months ago

I celebrated Passover – as many holiday-observant Jews do – with a break from posting on social media. My Seders were successful. The chart/list/graph paid off in spades. Besides tendinitis making me essentially one-handed – a sign from the Universe…

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Another Year of Shifts, Transitions, Grief and Dreams

11 months ago

Today is April 9. The ninth day of the fourth month. The day is full. Passover, the Jewish festival of Freedom celebrating the Exodus from Egypt  -the transformation from slavery to liberation – begins tomorrow night. There are so many…

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My Famous Passover Chart

11 months ago

[Photo: Mayim’s Passover preparation chart] I would like to applaud the Forward for tackling my Pesach chart/graph/list. They do an excellent job in their analysis but some questions indeed are left unanswered. Why is this chart different from other charts? It…