20+ Hilarious Purim Costume Ideas for Kids & Adults (2018)

You think Halloween is cool?

Give me a break…

Purim (aka “the Jewish Halloween”) is WAY cooler than Halloween! 

Especially if your kids capture everyone’s attention with a unique Purim costume that makes everyone else’s costume look like a joke.

And that’s exactly what this article is for – to make sure the kids dress up as their favorite characters and have a blast this Purim.

What about the adults? I’m not letting you off the hook that easily… We’ll make sure you suit up properly for Purim and set an example for the little ones.

After all, adults are just kids, only taller.

Exclusive Bonus: It wasn’t easy, but we managed to get our readers an exclusive 15% discount on some of the costumesEnjoy 🙂

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One Simple Word that can Change Your Life

Remember when you were a 1-year-old baby…?

(You don’t?!)

Remember what it was like trying to figure out this whole “walking” thing…?

Remember crying your eyes out like a little baby, EVERY TIME you fell down on your ass…?

Well, allow me to refresh your memory… because believe it or not, the 1-year-old version of yourself is about to teach you a very valuable lesson.

But since it’s a 1-year-old and they can’t really talk that much, they’ll do it with just a single word…

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Shofar Blowing: Why we Blow the Shofar on Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur (+ What it Really Means)

The Jewish Shofar isn’t a “regular” instrument…

Let’s just say – don’t expect to walk down the streets of Israel and see a Rabbi jamming with a Shofar.

That’s not what the Shofar is for… 

So…

  • …What is the Shofar for?
  • …Why do we blow the Shofar?
  • …When do you blow a Shofar? (spoiler: on Rosh Hashanah & Yom Kippur)
  • … What does the Shofar symbolize? What does it really mean?

Excellent questions! 

Ready?

Let’s explore…

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What Do You Write In a Bar/Bat Mitzvah Card?

You’re attending a Bar Mitzvah ceremony.

You found the young man or woman a nice Bar Mitzvah gift (or Bat Mitzvah) for their special day… Now the only question remains:

“What do you write in their Bar/Bat Mitzvah card?”

After all, you want to let them know how much they mean to you (and who this awesome gift is from).

There are endless Bar/Bat Mitzvah card messages you can go with…

Want to write a warm & emotional blessing? How about a passage from the Talmud? Or maybe a blessing from Yoda (no, this isn’t a typo)?

Enough teasing… let’s go have a look at a few cool examples like these (and more)…

Note: And yes, I’m giving you full permission to use, copy or share these blessings as you please!

Tip: If you don’t have time to personalize the card yourself, then you can get this cute Bar/Bat Mitzvah card instead.

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25+ Modern Kiddush Cups & Shabbat Kiddush Sets from Israel (2018)

You’re cooking for Shabbat…

Hmm… smells good – the delicious aroma fills the entire house…

You light the Shabbat candlesticks… Shabbat is now officially in…

Time to enjoy your Shabbat dinner together with the family…

Hold it!

First things first: it’s Kiddush time.

And for Kiddush, you need a Kiddush Cup of course (make sure you fill the cup to the end)!

Oh, what a coincidence…I happened to compile the best Kiddush cups you can find for any special occasion, and it’s right here in this article…

OK enough with the silly jokes… let’s go find you a lovely Jewish wine cup, shall we?

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