Sorry Festivus, you’ve been out-buzzed. This year it’s all about Thanksgivukkah, a term coined to describe the unique confluence of holidays that will happen next month, when the first day of Hanukkah and Thanksgiving wind up falling on the same date.
Inspiring dishes from Jewish grandmothers.
This song is based on Mike Tompkins’s a cappella version of Taio Cruz’s “Dynamite.”
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.
For the record, Canadian Thanksgiving falls on the second weekend in October and has absolutely nothing to do with Native Americans.
To celebrate the holiday, Kehillah Schechter Academy in Norwood created “The Ballad of Thanksgivukkah.” Check out the original video and lyrics.
My husband comes from a Christian family, but we’ve decided to raise our family Jewish. With Hanukkah coming up, we were wondering about putting Hanukkah lights up on our house, like my husband used to do. What are the customs around that?
Once-in-a-lifetime overlap this year creates new culinary combos and cultural mashups
From New York Daily News
Fun kosher food ideas for the once-in-a-lifetime convergence of two traditional holidays, Hanukkah and Thanksgiving.
From The Shiksa in the Kitchen
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.