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2016’s Top 8 Dinners

For 8 nights of Hanukkah, we shared highlights from some of our favorite dinners in 2016. Want to be featured on OneTable’s Blog, Instagram or Facebook? Show us your table with #MyOneTable. Night 1: Nataly Zigdon's shabbat [...]
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Sweet 16

Written by OneTable's Resident Rabbi, Jessica Minnen As we say goodbye to 2016 and welcome 2017, Friday night is our chance to let go of the week that was, or in this case the year that [...]
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The Small Talk Challenge

Written by OneTable's Chicago Hub Manager (and conversationalist), Marissa. It’s not that I hate small talk. Introductory conversations require that we ask people the same questions we ask everyone else. “Where are you from?” “What [...]
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Harry’s 5th Annual Shabanuka

We sat down with OneTable host, guest and Shabanuka legend, Harry Kastenbaum. What is Shabanuka? Think Shabbat themed ugly Christmas sweaters + Chinese food + DJ Dani Luv + 200 guests = best night ever. [...]
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CMX Summit: More Than Just Community

OneTable's Jonathan Eisen spent time at the CMX Summit 2016.  Read on to discover what he learned and how you can apply these skills too. As a professional community builder my number one goal is [...]
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Merry Jew Year’s Eve-ukkah from ModernTribe!

We’ve partnered with Amy Kritzer of What Jew Wanna Eat and ModernTribe to celebrate the holiday season. Read on to hear what Amy has to say about this awesome collaboration. OneTable is all about ending [...]
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Thankful for Shabbat: OneTable’s Guide to Friendsgiving

Thankful for Friends, Food and Friday? Us too. Host a Friendsgiving to kick off the holiday season! Whether you're hosting a potluck or cooking for your guests, we've put together some of our favorite recipes [...]
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MyOneStory: Rachel

OneTable's Jess Spivack sat down with NYC host and guest, Rachel Fogel, to talk about her OneTable story. JS: What brought you to OneTable? RF: In May 2016, I was a Birthright participant on a [...]
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Dinner Party Politics

Zoe Plotsky is OneTable's Event Partnerships Manager. She lives in New York City. As my parents and I discussed our plans to watch the final Presidential Debate, I asked the only safe question I could [...]
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Why I’m Hosting an Election-Edition Shabbat

We teamed up with BallotReady, Repair the World and Ask Big Questions to help you host  Shabbat dinners during election season.  Get the full scoop here. Here are Aviva Rosman's dinner plans. She's the COO [...]
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