Hosting Tips

 

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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Camp Activities for Friday Night

Camp is all about letting loose, being yourself, and enjoying the moment. As adults, immersed in our lives (and feeling extra immersed these days), planning an evening of low-stakes fun can be the perfect way [...]
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Take it Outside: Nourishment Inspo for a Socially Distanced Shabbat

Jewish tradition teaches that saving one life is tantamount to saving the entire world, and we take this teaching seriously. As such, we may be slower to fully “reopen” than some other organizations. After 3 [...]
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OneTable Live | Pati Jinich Talks (and Cooks!) Shabbat with Jake Cohen

Last Thursday, Pati Jinich, host of the two-time James Beard Award-winning and three-time Emmy nominated PBS television series “Pati’s Mexican Table,” joined us virtually for a conversation and cooking demo with Jewish Food Influencer & OneTable [...]
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OneTable Live | Mike Solomonov Talks (and Cooks!) Shabbat with Jake Cohen

Last Thursday, five-time James Beard Award-winning chef Michael Solomonov joined us virtually for a conversation and cooking demo with Jewish Food Influencer & OneTable Board Member/Superhost Jake Cohen. They had a little something to say [...]
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