Search Results "Vegetables"
Terumah got mixed up
Question: I wrote the other day about the potatoes I did Terumah and Ma’aser from but forgot which potatoes I separated. I went to look for Chacham but The Rav of my Moshav told me he doesn’t know enough and I would have to travel to a big city. Is there any other way? Oh I put the potatoes in a bowl.
7 Superfoods that Will Boost Your Health
Healthy eating patterns have been shown to provide significant health benefits. Try adding these food items to your diet
Kilayim Between Trees and Vegetables
I work in a Nursery School and in that Nursery School we have a garden. On last Tu BeShevat we planted an apple tree there. At the end of the year planted tomatoes. I just realized is there a problem of Kilayim (cross-breeding). If so, what should we do?
Borei Nefashot: After-Blessing on Other Foods
Borei Nefashot is recited after eating vegetables, meat, fish, eggs, dairy products, fruits (except for olives, dates, etc. which are of the seven species and require the Three-Faceted Blessing), drinks (except for wine and grape juice which require the Three-Faceted Blessing) and rice
The Wealth of Health is Not Out of Reach
There are four reasonable goals that each on their own brings life and longevity. When achieved together, they are associated with tremendous positive health outcomes. Take the 'Health Scorecard Challenge' and see the results
Is one allowed to take a vegetarian capsule that doesn’t have a hechsher on it? Need it to help me sleep
Your Fruit and Vegetables May Be Carcinogenic
Chances are at least some of them have higher levels of dangerous substances than permitted by law
Tu B'Shvat - Miracles of Nature
The 'New Year' of the trees is the fifteenth day of the month of Shvat, more famously known as 'Tu B'Shvat'. Why is there no similar concept commemorating the 'birthday' of vegetables?
Warning: Burned Food May Cause Cancer
The British Health Organization came out with this warning. Burning food increases Acrylamide in starchy foods and root vegetables.
The Rambam on Health and Nutrition: Forget Everything That You Believed About Disease
Avner Shaki, a Hidabrut website writer, participated in a health workshop that was led by experts in natural healing and the Rambam’s writings. For a week he tasted only fruits, vegetables and legumes, and didn’t get near pizza and chocolate. He survived to tell the tale
Human-Sized Zucchini: See the Biggest Vegetables You've Ever Seen
Dozens of farmers around the world were able to grow huge vegetables, including tomatoes, zucchini, eggplant, potatoes and more. See magnificent gallery
What Feeding an Army on Rosh Hashona Looks Like
2 tons of honey, 14 tons of apples, 4 tons of pomegranates, dozens of tons of meat and fish, fruits and vegetables, and 7,500 bottles of grape juice — not counting the honey cake.
Labels, Washing Instructions and Other Vegetables
It is unclear how much these are real labels, but there is no doubt that the information they portray is quite funny
Food - Part 4 - Fruits, Vegetables & Water
When one has a selection of fruits or vegetables, the blessing should be recited over a whole fruit or vegetable. The blessing on water should be recited only when one is thirsty. How much must one eat or drink in order to make an after-blessing? Rabbi Lauffer clarifies more basic laws regarding the blessings recited on food
Laws of Shabbat: Grinding - Cutting Food on Shabbat
How may one cut his fruits and vegetables on Shabbos? Is the cutting of meat, fish and cheese included in the melachah of grinding?