The Culinary Connoisseur

Quintessential Quiche

Need ideas for “ausfast?” Nothing is simpler or more delicious than quiche, especially when you use a homemade crust. True, ready-to-use pie crusts are convenient, but try our tender flaky…

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Your Child Doesn’t Need an Activity-Tracker

Physical activity in childhood has been associated with numerous benefits. These include social and scholastic benefits such as better social skill development, increased readiness for school in younger children and…

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Odd Side

The Odd Side – July 17, 2018

State Board to Consider Changing Mountain’s Made-Up Name WINDSOR, Vt. (AP) – A Vermont state board plans to hear a man’s request to change the name of Mount Ascutney because…

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This Day in History

This Day in History – 5 Av/July 17

5 Av Yahrtzeiten 5332/1572, Harav Yitzchok Luria, zt”l, the Ari Hakadosh (5333/1573 according to another opinion). 5419/1659, Harav Aharon “Baal Ruach Hakodesh,” zt”l, Rav of Zlotchov. 5553/1793, Harav Chaim of…

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