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December 6, 2015

Heather Long #Holiday #Giveaway #Hanukkah, Shifters, and Latkes, Oh My! @deenaremiel #foodie #recipe

Happy Holidays, one and all! Today is the first night of Hanukkah, or Chanukah, or Channukah, or Hanukah. Yes, there are a number of ways to spell the holiday’s name, but for me, only one way to celebrate… with family, friends, and lots of fabulous foods! So, Hanukkah is all about a military victory of the Maccabees over the Syrian-Greeks in 165 BCE. There’s a little thing, a miracle actually, that was said to have occurred when they rededicated the temple- oil that only should’ve lasted one day lasted eight. That’s the reason for eight crazy nights of the holiday. […]