This colorful booklet will give all the basics about this holiday which combines elements of Halloween, Mardi Gras and the secular new year. It is a holiday not only for children who know immediately that anything with a costume will be fun, but for adults too.
Connecting Interfaith Families to Jewish Life in Greater Cleveland by providing programs and opportunities for interfaith families to experience Judaism in a variety of venues, meet other interfaith families, and to connect to other Jewish organizations that may serve their needs.
A great way for Jewish professionals and volunteers who work with and provide programming for people in interfaith relationships to locate resources and trainings to build more welcome into their Jewish communities; connect with and learn from each other; and publicize and enhance their programs and services.
Jennifer, I am in a similar spot, and I wonder what we will do when the parents-in-law are gone or unable to host Christmas in their own home due to illness or old age. Will we mourn what has become, tacitly, slowly, our own holiday and tradition? Or will we end up continuing it in our own homes? Already I find myself passing by the fir trees in the market, inhaling deeply and asking myself if I will eventually buy one for myself. At this point, is it even about our husbands anymore?