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From the days of the Maccabees to today, Hanukkah is a holiday about celebrating miracles. We think the best place to start is with some delicious treats, fun games, and rockin music.



The Facts

Holiday Basics Holiday Basics
What the Festival of Lights is all about.
The Hanukkah Story
The tale of Judah and the Maccabees.
Lighting the Menorah
The steps and prayers.

Sweet and Savory Snacks

Hanukkah Beignets Hanukkah Beignets
These nutella-filled donuts are a sweet treat for your holiday.
Oven-Fried Potato Latkes
Break free from the frying pan.
Chocolate Mousse
A rich and luscious dessert.

December Dilemma?

Celebrating Hanukkah Celebrating Hanukkah
Making it clear to my family which holiday we celebrate.
You Can't Do Hanukkah and Christmas
The logical explanation.
We Do Celebrate Christmas & Hanukkah!
Finding new traditions.

What to Do

Top Ten Hanukkah Songs
Top Ten Hanukkah Songs
Move over Little Dreidel, these Hanukkah songs are rockin'.
How to Play Dreidel
The rules of the classic spinning top game.
Best Hanukkah Books
Eight books for eight nights.