It’s Purim, Baby!

My children wearing costumes and the fact that I’m feeling slightly hungover this morning would lead me to believe that it is Purim today. For those of you unfamiliar with this peculiar celebration on the Jewish calendar, click here for a quick synopsis of the holiday. The kids were, as usual, all too keen to … Continue reading

Pre-Purim Hamentashen

With Purim starting tonight, the kids are getting a special after-lunch treat today. Hamentashen! While these delicious treats, said to resemble the evil Haman’s hat or ears, depending on who you ask, are not normally so big, I tried a different recipe this year. I have no idea what possibly possessed me to do such … Continue reading