Why Do So Many Traditions Use Honey?

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What may shock some people is the fact that a lot of different traditions and customs use honey. It doesn’t matter what religion, background or part of the world you come from, honey has found a place into almost all cultures. Take right now for example.  Jewish people are celebrating another Jewish New Year in […]

Apples and Honey for Rosh Hashanah

In just a week and half, the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah will begin on September 16th (at sundown) and continue through the 18th.  Generally, it is celebrated in the early fall and is one of the first high holy days or Yamim Nora’im (“Days of Awe”).  One of the bigger traditions of the Jewish […]