These six original coloring activities will keep kids entertained and occupied while you put the finishing touches on your Thanksgivukkah meal. (Click each image to download.)
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?
For the one out of every 133 Americans who have Celiac disease or another form of gluten intolerance, celebrating holidays can take some extra effort and planning. Mom, Jewish educator and author Gabrielle Kaplan-Mayer didn’t want gluten-intolerant people, like her son, to be left out of the fun, so she created 18 gluten-free recipes for the occasion.
WBUR’s Sacha Pfeiffer speaks with Amy Traverso, one of Radio Boston’s food-loving regular guests, about delicious dishes that combine the best of both holidays.
Writer Anita Diamant tells us why she likes Hanukkah so much.
A special, once-in-a-lifetime holiday like Thanksgivukkah calls for a once-in-a-lifetime menorah.
Thanksgiving and Hanukkah won’t fall on the same day for another 76,000 years, so people are making sure they celebrate with pride.
From Boston Magazine
There’s nothing wrong with cherishing our childhood myths while at the same time assimilating a more historical understanding of the holidays that serve as the framework for our Jewish observance.
With Thanksgivukkah upon us, Slate offers this handy guide to future Hanukkah holiday overlaps.
The perfect latke doesn’t come from a recipe—it’s all about technique.
The delicious combinations are endless between the fall flavors of Thanksgiving and the extravagance of Hanukkah, which begin this year on the same day.