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Spring What Is Jewish American Heritage Month? Celebrating Contributions and Culture

The month of May is Jewish American Heritage Month (JAHM), and it’s a perfect time to celebrate the significant co...

What is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month?

Spring What is Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month?

Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, sometimes referred to as Asian/Pacific Islander American Herit...

What is Ramadan? How Muslims Observe Their Holiest Month

Faith What is Ramadan? How Muslims Observe Their Holiest Month

For nearly two billion Muslims throughout the world, including the United States, Ramadan—which takes place during...

Eid mubarak with moon

Faith What is Eid al-Fitr? How Muslims Celebrate at the End of Ramadan

Muslims all over the world start the first day of Shawwal, the tenth lunar month, by offering zakat (alms) and a p...

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Lifestyle Military Appreciation Holidays: How We Honor Service Members

Military appreciation holidays and Military Appreciation Month are how we all get to salute those who have served,...

Passover card on a table

Card Ideas What to Write in a Passover Card: Pesach Messages for Friends and Family

Passover, or Pesach (pay-sock, meaning “to pass over” or “to spare” in Hebrew), is a commemoration of the Israelit...

What is Holi?

Spring What is Holi?

Here’s how you can tell it’s Holi: A cloud of reddish dust flies into the air, covering people who are very happy ...

Purim symbols on a blue background

Spring What is Purim?

Purim, pronounced poor-im, is a joyous one-day Jewish festival that honors an event detailed in the bibli...

Meaningful Memorial Day activities and traditions

Spring How We Celebrate: Memorial Day

Although Memorial Day weekend has become synonymous with the start of summer and backyard barbecues, the original ...

Whole Roasted Carrots with Lemon Cumin Yogurt

Side Dish Whole Roasted Carrots with Lemon Cumin Yogurt

Whole roasted carrots make an impressive yet simple side dish. Tangy yogurt sauce adds an extra pop of flavor. Car...

Ham and Gruyere Crescent

Appetizer & Snacks Ham and Gruyere Crescent Rolls

These flaky crescent rolls are filled with ham and cheese for a fun alternative to classic dinner rolls. Assemble ...

Spinach and Sweet Potato Frittata

Main Dish Spinach and Sweet Potato Frittata

A frittata is a great egg-based dish for anytime of day, but is particularly crowd pleasing at brunch. Spinach and...