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Julie Andrews sang about them in Sound of Music. Oprah gave them away for years on her talk show. Their favorite things. Well, I'm nearing a big accomplishment on Facebook - 1000 likes on my blog page, and I'm celebrating the final push to reach this goal! I want to... Read more →


Many Jews recite the Shema prayer twice daily. Parts of the Shema are written on a small scroll which is then rolled up and put inside a mezuzah case and affixed to the doorposts of a Jewish home. Eastern Orthodox Christians wear a small, woolen prayer rope on their left... Read more →