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“Out of the Box” Costume Ideas

Rochelle Sekula

These costume ideas are well and truly ‘out-of-the-box.’ What’s more, you can create them using your pocket change – they shouldn’t cost you more than a dollar or two!


The Clown that Came to Town

F. Lewin

“How are plans going for the Purim party at the nursing home?” asked Tzippy, as she and her friend Shaindy walked to school. “Great!” gushed Shaindy. “My father ordered mishloach manos for all the residents, and my sisters and I baked hamantasch-shaped challos filled with poppy seeds and raisins, and—”


Zooming Around with Zeidy Zakon

Rabbi Nachman and Miriam Zakon

It’s finally the chodesh of Adar Beis, and we’ve got Purim on our minds. For the real Purim experience, Eretz Yisrael is the place to be!

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No Questions Asked
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“Lachem” Times Ten
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Keeping Your Head and Bases Covered
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Money Speaks
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Preparing for Change
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A Listening Ear
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