Hanukkah http://iowapublicradio.org en Surviving a Dysfunctional Family during the Holidays http://iowapublicradio.org/post/surviving-dysfunctional-family-during-holidays <p>The holidays bring families together and sometimes that can cause stress.&nbsp; In fact, navigating family togetherness when hurt and dysfunction abounds can seem impossible.</p> Fri, 13 Dec 2013 19:01:37 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 33485 at http://iowapublicradio.org Surviving a Dysfunctional Family during the Holidays Reclaiming the Holidays http://iowapublicradio.org/post/reclaiming-holidays <p>We’ve made it through Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday, but the ads keep coming and will continue for the next three weeks. For many, this emphasis on the material aspects of the holiday season can become overwhelming and may even overshadow the joy and fun of this special time of year.</p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 19:06:37 +0000 Charity Nebbe & Sarah Boden 33037 at http://iowapublicradio.org Reclaiming the Holidays Queen Salome Alexandra & Hanukkah Foods http://iowapublicradio.org/post/queen-salome-alexandra-hanukkah-foods <p><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salome_Alexandra" target="_blank">Queen Salome Alexandra</a> once ruled Judea. She is the only woman whose name is written on the Dead Sea scrolls. But her story has been largely lost to history. Charity Nebbe uncovers the story of Queen Salome Alexandra with Kenneth Atkinson of UNI's Department of Philsophy and Religion.</p><p>And we also celebrate the food of Hanukkah with Rabbi Yossi Jacobson of the Chabad emissary in Des Moines who also runs Maccabee's Kosher Deli.</p><p></p> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 17:14:10 +0000 Charity Nebbe 11966 at http://iowapublicradio.org Queen Salome Alexandra & Hanukkah Foods