Parsha Recipes: VaAyra. Frog Cookies.

This week’s Torah reading introduces us to the first seven of the ten plagues. Frogs are the second plague to hit Egypt. And while plagues don’t usually translate well into baked goods, we’re happy to present Frog Cookies this week!

Torah Treats: VaAyra. Staffs and Serpents

In this week’s Torah reading, Moshe and Aharon beseech Pharoah to free the Israelites from slavery and to let them leave Egypt.

Parsha Recipe: VaAyra. Pharoah’s Hardened Heart Cookies

In this week’s Torah reading, Parshat Va’Ayra, we read about seven of the Ten plagues and Pharoah’s back-and-forth between promising the Jews permission to leave Egypt, and his subsequent “change of heart,” forbidding them from leaving.

TableTalk: VaAyra

In this week’s Torah reading, Parshat Va’Ayra, we learn about the first seven plagues that God brought on Egypt. For the first three plagues, God commands Moses to tell Aaron, his brother, to hit the water and then the ground to begin the plague.

Episode #12. The Blessings of a Broken Phone.

This week’s podcasts has us looking at how small struggles (and even big ones!) can help us become our best selves.

Parsha Recipe: Har Sinai Cake – Yitro

In this week’s Torah reading, Parshat Yitro, we read about the monumental moment of the giving of the Torah on Mt. Sinai. 

Menu Madness: VaYakhel

It’s a Cholent Throwdown!

TableTalk: VaYakhel


How far does the apple fall from the tree? This Shabbat we’re taking a look at our grandparents.

Personal Parsha: Pekudei. Moshe

The tabernacle, mishkan, was worked on for a few months and dedicated on the first of Nissan. The last parsha in Shmot is read this Shabbat, and in it this big project is described – vessel by vessel.

Coloring Page for Parshat Pekudei (click on picture to print)

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