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April 2015

A Gift From the Heart

Small gestures can bring big smiles.


What are we confirming anyway?

When Matzah is Good

Fun in the kitchen for Passover.

Is Shul The New Kale?

Regular Synagogue Attendance Makes Us Healthier

Language 101

Welcome to Love

What to Expect…

When You’re Expecting Grandparents

Medical Care in Israel

Warning: you may turn green with envy.

No Peace in Our Time

What are the prospects for a Palestinian state?

Lives Renewed

A Visit to the Samueli Holocaust Memorial Library

Rachel Goes Rogue

To be Jewish—One Person’s Experience

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