How Do You Feel about Thanksgivvukah?

How do you feel about Thanksgivvukah?

Thanks to everyone who answered our Thanksgivvukah survey. We thought you’d like to see the results that addressed a mix of family, timing, and celebration issues. In general, people are optimistic about the impact on their families. 31% are very excited; 53% think it will be OK; only 16% have stronger concerns. 20% off Hanukkah Games Box. 1 week only. October 31-November 6. Please share.      People are most excited about: “Having Chanukah with my whole extended family on Friday.”  “Having the Chanukah lights burning while we eat Thanksgiving dinner.” “Being all … [Read more...]

Hanukkah Decorations & Colors

Did you know that Hanukkah, according to some research, has now jumped ahead of Passover as the most celebrated Jewish holiday in North America? And this year, with Hanukkah and Thanksgiving coming at the same time, we have an extra opportunity to jazz up our homes with the colors and flavors of the season. I’m planning a joyous mix of oranges and reds and golden yellows to honor both the harvest and the colors of Hanukkah flames. This year’s double-holiday raises some issues, especially for experienced decorators. Here’s one Mom’s brilliant solution: “I love the decorating part of … [Read more...]