Cat Passover

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

Pastries!

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

Ordination booklet

The Hebrew Union College allows each of its students to create a page for an ordination booklet to be handed…

Fermented food festival

Earlier today, Noemie and I attended the Fermented Food Festival in San Diego (rather, just north in Encinitas), California.  Quite a…

Cooking Matzo Ball Soup

I’ve been working on a chapter of my thesis on matzo ball soup and ran across this old photo of…