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February 2016

What’s in A Name?

Reflection of the past.

The Things We See

The labels we create in our minds.

Embrace Your Waves

My Hair–and My Lips–Are Curled in Joy

“Are you Jewish?”

No one asks you this in Israel.

Something We Call Love

Packing More than Just Lunch with Women’s Philanthropy

Temple Bat Yahm’s Distinguished Speaker Series Presents William Shatner

Sharing highlights from his 50-year friendship with Leonard Nimoy.

From Across the Globe

Beth Jacob’s Gala Honors a Diverse Group of Women

The Reigning Kugel

Heirloom recipes with a twist.

Orange County’s Jewish History

Candles of Every Description

Fostering Healthy Friendships

Make connections to last a lifetime.

Summer Camp

Use the break to develop new talents.

Kid’s Summer Survival Kit

Stock up on fun with this DIY project.

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