Monthly Archives: December 2016

Concessions: On Dreaming Big in 2016

After 2016, saying goodbye and moving on. Read More

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Kimchi Latkes

Scallion pancakes taken to their logical extreme. Read More

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Rainbow Pride Latkes

Queer potato pancakes? Read More

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‘Oskar and the Eight Blessings:’ The Ghosts of Chanukah Future

One children’s book provides us with the comfort we need. Read More

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A Light in Dark Times

In a difficult year, what we should (and shouldn’t) emulate about the Maccabees. Read More

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Wonton-ikahs

The meatiest way to celebrate Chanukah and Christmas coinciding. Read More

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“You Don’t Look Jewish”: A Chanukah Tale

The string of events that led to my boiling point, and how finally bubbling over forced me to reevaluate the moments of my Jewish identity. Read More

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Revealing: THE KOEKSISTER

Learn the secret recipe for this South African holiday treat! Read More

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