Apr 17 2013
So, This is 40
So, this is 40. This morning, I woke up too early, in a dark and peaceful house. Once the haze of sleep began to lift, it dawned on me: Today is my 40th birthday. More precisely, it’s my Hebrew birthday. My secular birthday … Continue reading
Apr 27 2012
Friday Night: The Key to a Good Challah
I found myself up at the crack of dawn, elbow-deep in challah dough and determined to make a challah–in the shape of a giant key!
Nov 23 2011
Thanksgiving, Sort of Like Shabbat
Thanksgiving: The holiday where the rest of Americans learn what it’s like to make Shabbat every week.