Video Recipe: Better Than Cheesecake Feta Salad for Shavuos!

This salad will have you taking your sweet time until dessert this Shavuos! Thank you to Natural & Kosher Cheese This is a sponsored post. If you would also like to sponsor a post, please contact paige@jewinthecity.com.

Lakewood, Yeshiva Capital Of US & Other Orthodox Jews in the News

Esteemed Educator Faces Opposition As He Takes Over Hempstead School District An esteemed educator known for fixing failing New York City schools is ready to roll up his sleeves in one of the worst performing school districts on Long Island. Until now, “A Hasidic Jew is not somebody you’re going to find in Hempstead,” Dr. […]

Grilled Chicken 3 Ways with Hawaiian Coleslaw For Lag BaOmer!

Editor’s Note: Lag BaOmer, a holiday in which the hidden light of the Torah is revealed with bonfires and the celebration of mourning’s end come together is a fitting time to break out the grill and get together with loved ones. The convergence of a late Springtime afternoon and the warmer weather only add to […]

Stop Freaking Out About What You’re Going To Cook For Passover!

Pesach is a time of year that can induce anxiety and fear in some people. While there is certainly a considerable amount of work involved in getting both a home and seders ready for the holiday, stressing over what to make should not be on your to do list. Instead of making lots of matzo-meal-laden dishes – perhaps […]

Ukraine’s Last Shtetl Preps Pesach & Other Orthodox Jews in the News

Fleishik’s Raises the Question — Is a Deli a Deli If it Doesn’t Serve Rye Bread? Fleishik’s Sandwiches, Nosh and Whiskey opened this week in LA to utter madness, with lines of people eager for kosher sandwiches forming out the door. It’s so crazy that the owners are actually reducing the hours of operation until […]

50 Second Matzah Crack Recipe

You need to eat a minimum amount of matzah at the seder. You won’t need any help eating this! With thanks to Marcy Goldman – the creator of ‘Matzah Crack’ Director of Photography: Elliot Gabor http://eliecreative.com Produced by Seth Feldman Production Assistant: Danny Moallem

Have Your Pork and Eat it Too

I had a BLT for lunch today. Last night for dinner, shrimp scampi. The day before that, chicken parmesan.  And you know what – I don’t feel guilty about any of it. How could a self-professed Orthodox Jew flaunt such utter disregard for the laws of kashrut, you wonder. One word, baby. Soy.

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