Author: Talia

Rosh Chodesh Kislev

I love learning about the Jewish months. Rosh Chodesh means “New Moon” or “New Month”. Chodesh Tov means “Good month” – it is a greeting given on the Rosh Chodesh. Rosh Chodesh Kislev. Shalom and Chodesh Tov to you! Here we are at the start of a new Hebrew month – Kislev. At I sit down to write this blog post to you all I have been reflecting on the last two months since the Jewish new year started. For me, these two months have seen lots of changes and things I didn’t see coming! I have learnt so much in...

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Rosh Hashanah 2016

For Rosh Hashanah this year we climbed a local “mountain” (by name only – it was fairly easy!), to watch the sun set, blow the shofar, and welcome in the new day, and new year! There is something so wonderful about starting the year with the right intentions – our were to keep things simple, put Hashem first, and enjoy the best company possible – family! After our exploration up the mounting we came home for a scrumptious dinner (another important part of starting the year with the best intentions!!). Seriously. So delicious. The whole evening was awesome, and for me...

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