Bar and Bat Mitzvahs

Category: Events

The Bar Mitzvah is to the Jews as Confirmation is to several Christian denominations. It occurs when a Jewish boy turns thirteen, and it takes place on the first Saturday after that birthday. The Bar Mitzvah, meaning “son of the commandment,” is used to denote both the ceremony ... Read More »

10 Ways to Be a Gracious Bride

Category: Events

Wedding season is just around the corner. There are rules of decorum that go along with being a bride-to-be. Make sure you’re a gracious bride and not a Bridezilla by following the guidelines below:

1. Out-of-Towners. For family and friends who travel a long distance, make ... Read More »