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View Slideshow The children of Sderot and those communities hit by the Gaza War have suffered tremendously, and continue to suffer. But this Purim, they recognized the all they have received from Makom BaLev, the OU Israel program that has provided a safe haven for them, and they gave to others in need. Makom BaLev
Rather then going out and buying a bag of each (red kidney beans, Barley, Navy Beans ETC which are used to make Chulent, some companies sell a bag of “Chulent Mix” which contains all of the Beans you need for making Chulent. So they call it Chulent Mix. Just makes life a little easier……………
There are a number of items that can make the kugel creamy. Pareve cream cheese, Pareve sour cream, Pareve Milk, and Mayonaise. Hope this helps you.
A Sefer Torah should be pretty easy. Try making two rolled log cakes and put a square layered cake in between. Something similar to the picture below. Good Luck!
A Lesson For the Children – My name is Rina (this is not her real name), and I live in Gush Etzion. A few months ago, when I was in my car, riding towards Gush Etzion, there was a serious traffic jam. When I reached the Gush, I saw the reason for the heavy traffic
Holy and Secular – “Did you see how studious Yankel is?” one of the students of the yeshiva said to another. “He never goes to sleep before three o’clock in the morning, and then he gets up only two hours later to pray with the earliest minyan. He is in the Beit Midrash almost twenty
A Lesson For the Children – In a faraway land, there lived a King named Thomas. Among his many advisors and assistants he especially loved Yochanan, his wise Jewish advisor. But as far as the king was concerned, Yochanan had one “fault” – his belief in G-d. For example, whenever something bad happened Yochanan would