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JoyOfKosher’s Orchiette Pesto Pasta Salad by Tamar Genger

Enjoy this tasteful pasta dish! Servings: 4 INGREDIENTS 1 lb. orchiette 1/2 cup pesto, store bought or homemade 1/4 cup sundried tomato strips PREPARATION 1 Boil orecchiette in water per package directions. 2 Before draining, save 1/2 cup of the starchy cooking liquid. 3 Mix hot pasta with pesto and sundried tomatoes and add some of the reserved… Read More …

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THE WHOLESOMENESS OF THE TWO HALVES BY RAV BRAZIL PARSHAS MISHPATIM

This Shabbos we find an emphasis on halves. Being Shabbos Shekalim we encounter the Machatzis Hashekel which was used to establish a fund from where communal sacrifices were purchased thereby bringing an atonement for Klal Yisrael. This mitzvah has a paradox within itself. On one hand we see that the Torah emphasizes that one must give the half amount of the… Read More …

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Improving Hashtags and Group Messaging

by Yehudah Koblick – CTO Here are some of the weekly improvements to Shabbat.com. First, we’ve been continuing to improve site performance. We have seen a rise in concurrent users and we’ve been working to speed up blocks of code and improving the infrastructure layer to reduce latency and provide the best user experience. Restored… Read More …

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JoyOfKosher’s Slow Cooker Curried Chickpea Stew by Jamie Geller

Jamie Geller shares her recipe for Curried Chickpea Stew. Duration: 490 minutes Cook Time: 480 minutes Prep Time: 10 minutes Servings: 6 INGREDIENTS 2 cups dried chickpeas, soaked overnight and drained 1 (28-ounce) can chopped tomatoes 1 large onion, peeled and chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 (1-inch) pieced fresh ginger, peeled and grated 1… Read More …

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YISRO – TRANSFORMING THE PAST BY RAV BRAZIL PARSHAS YISRO

The word עבר (past) possesses two other combinations of words. One isבער  which means a fool. Another is רעב which is hunger. When one realizes that he has been going down the wrong path he could easily fall into despair and say to himself I will not be able to change myself into being better. I am already established in… Read More …