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Passover Seder for Newbies

April 8, 2014    |    By +
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Passover is on its way, and Jewish tables around the world will be piled high with matzah, bitter herbs, and wine for the Passover seder, the ceremonial feast that celebrates the freeing of the Israelites from slavery in Egypt. Many Jewish homes invite strangers or acquaintances to the table for the seder—and in recent... Read more »


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Spring Gift Occasion Checklist

April 4, 2014    |    By +
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Last weekend, I showed up at a birthday party late. Really late, like 24 hours. Whoops. Realizing the party had been Saturday, not Sunday, we left the birthday present hanging on the doorknob of the darkened house, sent our friends a text, and slunk away. It’s easy to lose track of dates and days... Read more »


Happy Passover

March 26, 2013    |    By +
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Happy Passover from the Gifts.com Gift Gurus! We hope that you’re ready for your seder and that you have a wonderful holiday with family and loved ones. But, if you’re heading to your first Passover you don’t want to miss yesterday’s post: 7 Don’ts for Passover Rookies. Read more »


7 Don’ts for Passover Rookies

March 25, 2013    |    By +
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Being a first time guest for pretty much any holiday is tough. You’re not sure of what to bring the host, how they celebrate the occasion, what the holiday traditions are, and for some, it can get a whole lotta awkward real quick. Passover can be one of these tricky holidays that might deter... Read more »


Casual Passover

April 6, 2012    |    By +
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Pace yourself… Passover is an 8 day marathon, no sprinting allowed.! If you are headed to a Passover Seder, you can never go wrong with a tried and true Hostess gift like a pretty Seder plate or something else for the home . But Passover isn’t just about the first night Seder – it... Read more »


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Kathryn Drury Wagner is the senior manager of content at Gifts.com. She was formerly the executive editor at Honolulu Magazine, and is the author of The Ultimate Guide to Shopping on Oahu. Her career has included staff positions at Country Living Gardener and Power & Motoryacht. Her latest book is "Hawaii's Strangest, Ickiest, Wildest Book Ever!"

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