In secular society, January 1st is the official start of the new year but for Jewish people world wide, Rosh Hashanah marks the new year and new beginnings. For me, Rosh Hashana is one of my very favorite Jewish holidays. It is generally celebrated in September or early October. We cannot give you an exact date since the Hebrew lunar calendar is only 354 days verses 365 days in the solar calendar so the days don't line up the same every year. For example, Rosh Hashana 2018 begins on the evening of September 9th whereas the next year the holiday starts on the evening of September 29, 2019. This often coincides with the onset of a new school year. Growing up, when we went back to school shopping we also picked up a new Fall outfit for the High Holidays. To this day we buy a school calendar (September – September) rather than the traditional January to January calendar. It seems more organic, more intuitive. Continue Reading →
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Wishing you a Happy and Healthy New Year – L' Shanah Tovah
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Still haven't found the perfect holiday card? Sometimes it is hard to straddle the religious line especially if you have clients of all faiths. Rather than send a Christmas card, consider sending heartfelt wishes for a peaceful new year. When choosing your colors stay away from reds and greens, instead sticking to golds, silvers, neutrals and brights. Here are the best of the best “Peace” seasons's greetings cards.
Wishing you and yours a happy and healthy New Year!