Filled with meaty goodness

Its an interesting situation. Within kosher circles, meat consumption is associated with a certain idea of toughness (ie machismo). Its a … More

The Bark Mitzvah

See below… While the dog’s Torah and Haftarah were read with proficiency, the drash was a little flat.  The pooch … More

Jewish Superheros

A recent email prompted me to revisit the topic of Superman.  Although I’ve always favored Batman over Superman (feeling that … More

Cat Passover

The yearly dread of a week of matzo is shared by our cat.  Last year we managed to find it specifically … More


One of the benefits of being married to a journalist is being invited to accompany her to all kinds of … More