Brooklyn’s hip Mile End deli modernizes the traditional meal once again
When I was a child, my family’s history was hidden from me. Now I’ve made sure that my own child will always know where she came from.
From doo wop to metal
I get it, we’re Jewish; but would having a festooned fir really kill us?
What are Jewish parents to do when every show on television drips with Christmas cheer? Here are four strategies for managing your children’s expectations in this most un-Jewish time of year.
The secret story of a secular celebration
If all the joy and happiness in the air are making you miserable, try one of these six strategies for how to ruin Dec. 25
The top 10 Christmas songs written by Jews, from ‘Silver Bells’ to ‘Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow’
Don’t pretend Christmas isn’t Christmas. It’s an opportunity to shore up who we are as Jews.
In middle-century Skokie, a young Jewish boy searches for a stolen Jesus to comfort his bereft Christian girlfriend
My uncle, godfather of the Jewish singles business, created a Christmas Eve tradition
I don’t feel nostalgic about Christmas—I’ve discovered the magic of Hanukkah
It’s the time of year when intermarried Jews are lectured against Christmas trees. Given marriage trends, the lecturers should learn to pipe down.
As a Jewish kid surrounded by Christmas cheer, an Afterschool Special inadvertently showed me that I didn’t have to try to fit in
My family never observed Christmas, but we did mark the holiday every year, with our own recipes
Meet the koeksister, a South African cookie