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At OneTable, we help people Shabbat Together

Our Guide to Setting a (One)Table

We get it, planning a dinner, especially your first one, can seem daunting. But it's an amazing opportunity to explore the Jewish value of Hiddur Mitzvah, or "elevating our actions," and ending the week with [...]
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My Dream Socktober Shabbat

We teamed up with Adina Lichtman, founder of Knock Knock, Give a Sock, to hear how she’ll weave Shabbat dinner together with her important work to help people experiencing homelessness. One cold night in November, [...]
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Character Day

OneTable events guru Zoe Plotsky sat down with Tiffany Shlain of Let it Ripple Film studio in SF (some of you are familiar with her films, like The Tribe) to talk about her newest creation, Character Day! [...]
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OneTable’s Rabbi Jess: How She Got Here

This is the second post of a two part reflection from Jessica Minnen, OneTable's Resident Rabbi, about finding a way to Friday. People often ask me why I do what I do. It’s not intuitive, [...]
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Talkin’ Spirituality with Scott

Colorado Manager Scott Bratt reflects on what brought him to OneTable, and what he hopes to share in Denver, Boulder, and beyond. I have always felt a disconnect between my thoughts about religion and spirituality [...]
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Please Welcome Marissa!

Please join us in in giving a warm Shaloha to our newest OneTable staff member and Hawaii native, Marissa, our new Chicago City Manager! Shaloha? Please explain. Growing up in Kailua, Hawaii meant that I was [...]
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Two New Years are Better than One

Rosh Hashanah is just around the corner and OneTable would love to help you celebrate! Check out our Pinterest page for recipe inspiration. The weekend between Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur is known as Shabbat [...]
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Picnic Like a Pro

It's summer, and if you're anything like me, being indoors just doesn't feel right. I have two words for you: Shabbat. Picnic. Whether it's in your backyard or at a local park, OneTable's here to [...]
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Why Friday Nights?

This is the first of a two part reflection from Jessica Minnen, OneTable's Resident Rabbi, about finding a way to Friday. People often ask me why we do what we do at OneTable. Friday night [...]
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Survey Giveaway Winners

Huge thanks to those who completed our recent OneTable survey! No matter who you are and what your background is, we value your insight and want to hear from you. If you took the time to [...]
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