Purim Sameach + A Frugal, Fun and (Slightly) Fattening Mishloach Manot!

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Purim Sameach!! Happy Purim!! My kids and I just got back from delivering our mishloach manot, but I remembered to snap a picture of one to share with you all. Think of it as a virtual shalach manot! You see? It's an ice cream sundae-to-go! … [Read more...]

Jdeal Will Double Your Donation to Meir Panim thru Purim

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Through the support of an anonymous matching donor, jdeal will double your donation made to Meir Panim through March 20. Donate $5.50 and jdeal will make it $11. There is no limit on the number of vouchers you can purchase. According to the latest … [Read more...]

Thank you.

When I launched the Purim Mitzvah Challenge three weeks ago, I really didn't know what to expect. I didn't know how honored and humbled I would feel to have a personal connection with so many of you - strangers and friends alike - as you performed … [Read more...]

Last Chance to Donate Canned Goods for the Purim Mitzvah Challenge

Just one last reminder that you can still donate canned goods or other non-perishable items through the end of the day today (3/17/11) to be counted toward the Purim Mitzvah Challenge. My husband and I will donate $.10 to Meir Panim in Israel for … [Read more...]

Purim Roundup: Mishloach Manot Ideas, Matanot L’Evyonim + More

Purim is right around the corner - just four more days for most of us! We've got costumes picked out, although I'm a little sad that this is the first year everybody is going in store-bought costumes. Well, my husband is actually making his … [Read more...]

And the Purim Giveaway Winners Are…

Thanks so much to all of you who entered my week of Purim giveaways! I wish I could give every one of you a Purim prize! But alas, only seven of you can be winners today. And those seven are... The winner of $25 to KosherWine.com is Jenny … [Read more...]

Donate Cans to the Purim Mitzvah Challenge

With only a few days left until Purim, I wanted to remind you all about my Purim Mitzvah Challenge. Please, won't you take a moment to donate canned goods or other non-perishable items? Toiletries and over-the-counter medications are often in … [Read more...]

Reminder: Last Day to Enter Purim Giveaways

If you haven't had a chance yet to enter all of the Purim Giveaways, today is the last day. Entries close at midnight CST and the winners will be announced tomorrow morning! Good luck! $25 to KosherWine.com Shalom Sesame Purim & Passover DVD … [Read more...]

Purim Giveaway #5: $25 to AviGlatt.com (2 Winners)

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Wow - what a ride! A whole week of giveaways! Have you been having fun? I sure have! I am getting such a kick out of reading your comments on all the giveaway posts. If you missed any of them, be sure to throw your name into the proverbial hat … [Read more...]

Purim Giveaway #3: $30 of Pastured, Kosher Meats from Grow & Behold

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Welcome to Day 3 of my Purim Giveaway Week! Are you enjoying all the giveaways? Did you catch Giveaway #1 to KosherWine.com and Giveaway #2 for Shalom Sesame DVDs? Today's giveaway is one that I am most excited about. Just a few weeks ago, I was … [Read more...]