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Passover: Reimagining Your Family Seder

The Passover Seder belongs to you. Yes, there are traditions — symbols, foods, words, songs. But real magic and meaning are found not in the past, but in what you make of it: when you [...]
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20 Crowd-Pleasing Passover Boxes and Bundles (Especially for First-Time Hosts!)

Passover, the easy way! Ask most people, and chances are “laboring away on food prep” isn’t the way they envision celebrating the holiday of Freedom. But many people end up doing exactly that, spending long [...]
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JEW-ISH: A Cookbook: Reinvented Recipes from a Modern Mensch | Jake’s Book Launch Shabbat Recipes

OneTable is thrilled to celebrate friend and board member, Jake Cohen, on the March release of his beautiful cookbook, JEW-ISH: A Cookbook: Reinvented Recipes from a Modern Mensch. About the book: When you think of [...]
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Keeping It Cozy: Nourishment Inspo for a Socially Distanced Winter Shabbat

With colder weather comes new opportunities for creativity around the Shabbat dinner table — or Shabbat blanket, Shabbat fire pit, or Shabbat space heater. We’ve compiled a few of our favorite things you can purchase [...]
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A Zoom-fatigue-proof Friday Night

By Jill Raney, OneTable host & founder of Practice Makes Progress. We've got a lot of scary things to be stressed about these days. And the beauty of Shabbat is that we actually need this built-in [...]
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Shabbat [Summer] Hygge

I spent my semester abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark and while living there, I learned about hygge. As I became quickly obsessed with this Scandinavian principle of hygge, a mood of coziness and warmth (pronounced hoo-gah), [...]
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Dinner Description Glow Up

One of the many things I love about my job is getting to read through the descriptions of the Shabbat dinners that hosts create with OneTable. I feel like I could curl up with a [...]
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OneTable Live | Michael Twitty Talks (and Cooks!) Shabbat with Jake Cohen

Last Thursday, Michael Twitty, acclaimed author of The Cooking Gene: A Journey Through African American Culinary History in the Old South and forthcoming Kosher Soul, joined us virtually for a conversation and with Jewish Food Influencer & OneTable Board [...]
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The S’more The Merrier: #CampOneTable Eats

With warm breezes and long days, we’ve got ourselves wondering: How can we tap into some summertime joy that #CampMagic brings — without camp?! One solution: Waking up our taste buds. Whether you grew up [...]
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Friday Night Crafting, Camp Style

Welcome to the Arts & Crafts cabin! You know the rules — don’t run with scissors, leave the space clean for the next group, and believe in yourself. In this space, we value enthusiasm over [...]
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