Aug 5 2014
Why is There No Ritual For the Completion of a Family?
“Are you sure?” my OB asked at my very first appointment. “Yes,” I replied without hesitation. “Absolutely.” Joking about my husband, the rabbi, she scheduled my third C-section for December 24th because “of course, the rabbi’s kid should be born on Christmas eve.” I laughed and then immediately requested that my tubes be … Continue reading
Jun 6 2014
When the Rabbi’s Wife Doesn’t Believe in God
What do you do when your power goes out for six days in the middle of an epic ice storm, coating the streets of Toronto in a polar vortex, and you’re 40 weeks pregnant? And then you give birth to … Continue reading