Several school systems are closed today. Temperatures are hovering around freezing. And you’re stuck inside. Luckily, Jmore is here with some suggestions for how to keep your mind off the weather.

Verenna, Italy

Verenna, Italy (stock photo)

Time to get away (even if it’s all in your head):

Check out Jmore‘s Travel section for some warm weather or summer vacation ideas.

The Magic of Italy’s Lake District Cannot be Denied: Italy’s Lake District is every bit as magical as you would expect.

Journey to the Heart of Africa: Do you want to see the most amazing wildlife? Experience interesting historical sites and cities? Climb Mount Kilimanjaro? Enjoy beaches?

Costa Rica’s CharmsPura Vida. In Costa Rica, these words express the philosophy of life that embodies the natural beauty of this majestic country and its people.

Find more travel stories here.

Slow Cooker Pot Roast

Slow Cooker Pot Roast (Jennifer Stempel)

Cook up some comfort food:

Peruse Jmore‘s Virtual Cookbook for all sorts of delicious recipes.

Soul-satisfying soup: We’ve got everything from Butternut Squash to Chicken Noodle to Russian Cabbage.

Hearty main courses: Make something comforting and nostalgic like Noodles and Cottage Cheese, Old-Fashioned Brisket or Slow Cooker Pot Roast.

Cold Weather Comfort Recipes: Go-to winter dishes like potato gratin, cholent pot pie, lamb stew and more.

Jewish treats: We’ve got a baker’s dozen of nostalgic goodies that will take you back to your childhood.

Guilty pleasures: This is your day so why not treat yourself to Chocolate Rugelah, Pumpkin Bread Pudding or Pimlico Cake.

See all recipes or get creative and submit your own.

Kiehl's Ultra Facial Cream

Kiehl’s Ultra Facial Cream (Handout photo)

Pamper yourself:

Beauty Beat: Practice your makeup techniques with tips from beauty expert Ariel Lewis.

Winter skin: See how to handle that dry, cracking feeling.

Fall complexions: Take stock of your beauty and wellness regimens.

 

 

Jmore's 2017 covers

Jmore’s 2017 covers (Photo by Amanda Krotki)

Catch up on your reading/listening:

Book Smarts: Get reading suggestions from The Ivy Bookshop’s Emma Snyder.

Latest Print Edition: You can read all of Jmore’s print editions right here online.

Jmore’s 2018 cover stories: It’s possible you may have missed a few issues of Jmore in 2018. We understand. That’s why we compiled each of our cover stories here.

2018 in Review: Take  a quiet moment to reflect on last year and see what there is to look forward to in 2019.

Get into Podcasts: Here are 10 Jew-ish Podcasts you should be listening to.

 

Socialize with us:

Pinterest: Browse our boards and Pin some of our pretty pictures.

Instagram: Show us your best snow day photos.

Facebook and Twitter: Join the conversation on current events and other topics relevant to the community.

YouTube: Watch past episodes of all of our Facebook Live shows, including This Week in Baltimore Eating and Your Weekend Agenda.

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