Monthly Archives: May, 2014

On Fire.

  For a number of years I convinced my kids that Lag BaOmer was celebrated with a marshmallow toasted over my stovetop. They would drag a chair over, stick a marshmallow on a stick and voila instant holiday. I’d say I’m not proud of the deception but that would be a lie, I’m totally proud …

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Wondrous.

To honor this day, I find myself rummaging through each kid’s laundry basket hunting down those white polo shirts. I spray the hell out of them, toss them in the wash and hope that miraculously tomorrow morning my $7 Target shirts will adequately represent the solemnity of the day. Eitan has tried to convince me …

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