A dessert that feeds a crowd—what dish better fits both Hanukkah and Thanksgiving?
When I was growing up I always learned that Hanukkah was a holiday about defending the Jewish people against assimilation; now that I’m an adult and in an interfaith family, that feels like an awkward thing to teach my kids. How do I teach the story in a way that doesn’t feel like it’s critiquing our own family’s existence?
In the interest of bringing the best of both worlds together, here’s a New England-inspired beer sampler for Thanksgivukkah that matches up with the best of both holidays’ tasty treats.
Joan Nathan shares her favorite sweet potato recipes from her cookbooks.
From Tablet Magazine
These six original coloring activities will keep kids entertained and occupied while you put the finishing touches on your Thanksgivukkah meal.
Teachers at Yal-Day-New Day Care Center Inc. swear by these toddler-approved holiday treats.
Combine the deliciousness of baked sweet potatoes with marshmallows and the crispiness of a latke to celebrate Hanukkah and Thanksgiving falling on the same day.
From The Jerusalem Post
This season education director Shari Churwin is reminded that, as Jews, we are supposed to live each day with what Dr. Abraham Joshua Heschel called “an attitude of gratitude.”
All you need is a dreidel (a top with four Hebrew letters on its sides), a pot (a bowl of pennies, nuts or candies as a reward), and some friends or family members.
Find out why Thanksgivukkah is the ultimate reason to enjoy Manischewitz in this rap battle between Thanksgiving and Hanukkah.