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Modern Jewish Wedding never misses an excuse to eat dessert! Tomorrow, August 10, is the day devoted to one of my favorite desserts (& favorite dessert station) –the S’more. I know I fashion myself to be Carriesque.  And, Carrie had her issues with the outdoors.  Understandably so, “A chipmunk is just a rat in a cuter costume!” But, there is something about the s’more that reminds me of the outdoors country:  the fabulous smell of…

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Getting Married on Lag B’Omer (TODAY)? It’s the perfect day for a Modern Jewish Wedding I know, it’s a Thursday!  Not many people we know who get married in the middle of the week.  But, today in Israel will be one of the most popular wedding days of the year.  Because, it is Lag B’Omer, literally meaning, “the 33rd day of the Omer.” The day is celebrated with community, bonfires, wine, sweets & weddings (of…

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Modern Jewish Wedding never misses an excuse to eat dessert! Today, August 7, is the day devoted to one of my favorites –the S’more. I know I fashion myself to be Carriesque.  And, Carrie had her issues with the outdoors.  Understandably so, “A chipmunk is just a rat in a cuter costume!” But, there is something about the s’more that reminds me of the outdoors country:  the fabulous smell of a campfire, roasting marshmallows and…

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It was Lag B’Omer? The day is celebrated with community, wine, sweets & Weddings, which are prohibited during the rest of the Omer. (More on that later!) We celebrate the day with bonfires, picnics, music and sporting events.  Any holiday where you’re encouraged to barbecue, eat potatoes and roast marshmallows is a good one for us!  How about enjoying some S’mores? In celebration of the holiday our friends over at ChallahCrumbs shared a potato salad…

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We’re throwing it back to our first ever blog post back in Feb of 2011 We’ve grown up a lot in the last 3 years.  We now specialize in showcasing Real Modern Jewish Weddings as well as inspiration and ideas you can use when planning (or dreaming) your own MJW.  We’re proud to say we’re the only Jewish Wedding Blog started by an award-winning event planner AND a certified professional Jewish educator. And, now that…

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