Tag Archive: Hanukkah

November 28th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , , | No Comments »

Because Thanksgiving and Hanukkah collided tonight, my family and friends lighted the candles on a very special menorah known as “Menurkey.”  The word “Menurkey” came from “menorah” and “turkey.”  Because turkey is the symbol of Thanksgiving and the main dish we eat at the feast, people created menorahs in a shape of a turkey to […]

November 28th, 2013 by | Tags: , , , , | No Comments »

What is happening today in America is a prime example of how different cultures can indeed be meshed together.  Today it is not only Thanksgiving but also the first day of Hanukkah.  It is known as Thanksgivukkah.  This is a once in a lifetime celebration because the last time the first day of Hanukkah occurred […]

December 20th, 2011 by | Tags: , , | No Comments »

Look what I got from my parents for Hanukkah!  Stay tuned for explanation on what is exactly Hanukkah!