Hosting Tips

 

We Asked the OneTable Community How They Like To Unwin(e)d on Shabbat, and Here Are Their Answers.

We hear you: It’s been a long, long week, and you’ve never been more ready to take a break from kicking ass at the office and move on to getting into pajamas, or onto a [...]
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11 Memes That Are Literally All Of Us Hosting Shabbat Dinner

You signed up to organize a Shabbat dinner and while it sounded easy in your head, it gets real when you start all the planning (even while the end result can be so meaningful it [...]
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We Asked the OneTable Community to Share Their Last-Minute Shabbat Hosting Tips. Here’s What They Told Us.

You’re hosting a Shabbat dinner, and unless you have supernatural powers (and hey, maybe that’s you) things might be getting a little stressful. We got together with our newest nourishment partnership to ask the OneTable [...]
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Take It Outside

It’s summer, so why not bring your Shabbat dinner outdoors? Here are some tips + tricks for your next al fresco Shabbat, whether you’re camping or at a music festival — make Shabbat a nourishing [...]
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Summertime Sippin’ | Cucumber Mint Juleps

There are many different ways to make this recipe, but it came about because I received cucumbers in my Ugly CSA box, and had to come up with something to make sure nothing went to [...]
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Flavors of the Past | Diana in Denver

Diana Lizmi is a Texas native who loves all things food — you can find her cooking and baking for friends and winning hearts through full bellies. She grew up in a Morrocan and Lebanese [...]
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Why Hosts Host: An Investigation

During my time interning with OneTable in Washington, DC, I was given the opportunity to welcome new hosts in the DMV with a short phone call. After over 100 calls, I learned a LOT about [...]
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“You’re Invited to Friday Night Dinner”

This post is written by Julia Levy, a OneTable host, and was originally posted on LinkedIn - check it out here. Content. Community. Commitment. Pivoting around these three themes, I set out to curate a [...]
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So, you wanna plan a Shabbat dinner…

Your handy checklist for planning a stressless Shabbat dinner party. 3 Weeks Before Decide what kind of Shabbat you want to host: Traditional, mindfulness-focused, potluck, crafting Check out OneTable’s resources for hosting inspo and tips [...]
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Death over [Shabbat] Dinner

Death and Dying are not easy subjects to introduce into a conversation, but that doesn’t mean that they should be avoided. On the contrary, some of the deepest and most meaningful conversations about life occurred [...]
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