judaism: 7 mentions

September 15, 2015

The Kugel So Wrong, It Had to Be Right

...out the occasional book on Judaism for class projects on history or religion. It wasn’t until I went to college…

April 27, 2016

Pork Life

...side than I do to hers. Not only is she open to learning about Judaism, but she embraces the idea,…

October 9, 2015

Diane Harris’s Cholent

...house, and my mum silently pulls out a small Tupperware container and hands it to me. Inside is some leftover…

March 25, 2016

The History of Chocolate Eggs

...eggs. But in many cultures around the world, eggs have long symbolized creation, birth, fertility—or death or witchcraft. Egg-decorating folk…

July 17, 2015

Eileen Budd Fishman’s Carrot Soufflé

...raised Catholic and converted to Judaism at nineteen. I grew up loving pizza and ravioli and my grandma’s ricotta gnocchi…

April 21, 2016

A Lesson In The Passover Pancake

...Differences of opinion are fundamental to Judaism: we can’t even agree on the spellings of key words. (Is it matzo,…