Shabbat Alone Together

 

On Giving, Shabbat, and COVID-19

With the structure of daily life disrupted, Shabbat remains a weekly beacon rooting us in time and place, a deliberate pause when we can reflect and connect. How has your sense of self altered amid [...]
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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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#SupportLocal Shabbat: Denver Edition

Denver, while we know that this time can feel difficult and isolating, our hope is that through the magic of Shabbat, you can still end your week with gratitude, grounding, and a deep exhale. Many [...]
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Feeling…board? Try a Virtual Game Night Shabbat

One of the best things about Friday night is gathering with friends and bonding over a shared activity — be that wine tasting, movie night, or board games. In the time of social distancing, that [...]
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Shabbat Swaps: Best Hacks When You’re Missing Ingredients

If you’re anything like the OneTable Team, you spend the week before each Shabbat dinner scouring the Internet (oh hey, Bon Appetit) for the perfect recipes to make your guests. And if you’re anything like the [...]
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They’re Here: OneTable Zoom Backgrounds #TableGoals

Physical social distancing is hard, and some days (okay all days at the moment?) Zoom feels like one of the main things keeping us together. It’s changed how we WFH and—most importantly—how we connect over Shabbat [...]
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Some FriYay: Happy Reads Before Shabbat

While we're all learning to navigate this new way of gathering virtually, of embracing physical distancing as a form of self- and community-care, we are looking for more ways to spread that Shabbat love and [...]
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The Great Esc: Ending Your Virtual Dinner

So, you’re hosting a virtual Shabbat dinner (oh hi 2020). You’ve read our guide to creating #Fridaynightmagic with virtual Shabbat, you’ve figured out your ritual, maybe picked a theme, and have done all of the [...]
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Six Senses: Transforming Your New Home Office into a Shabbat Sanctuary

How do you create #fridaynightmagic at home if you’ve been working… from home? @onetableshabbat♬ original sound – onetableshabbat Whether you’re celebrating Shabbat on your own, with your housemates, or joining one of the many OneTable […]

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Your Guide to Creating #FridayNightMagic with Virtual Shabbat

Jawaharlal Nehru, former Prime Minister of India said, “Crises and deadlocks, when they occur, have at least this advantage: they force us to think.” Social distance doesn’t mean you have to cancel your Shabbat plans [...]
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