Ignore the Shrimp on the Buffet

A personal narrative about one woman’s guilty love for shellfish.

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Thoughts on Being a Bubbie

Personal narrative?by a bubbie (Jewish grandmother), all of whose grandchildren are being raised as Jews, despite?changes in a family complexion due to divorce and intermarriage.

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Jewish Food Cheat Sheet

An alphabetic listing of Jewish dishes and food-related terms to help people new to Jewish families to figure out what’s on the table.

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Stop Letting Israel Dictate Your Vote!

A man with a Jewish partner grapples with where to draw the line when it comes to sharing his thoughts about his mother-in-law’s voting decision.

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Shabbat War Is Ruining My Summer Family Vacation

In this reprint from the Forward’s Seesaw column, Jane Larkin offers advice to someone who can’t get on the same page with his mother about his interfaith family.

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Has Humanism Solved Hebrew School 2.0?

An interview with Greg Epstein, Humanist Chaplain at Harvard

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Eating on the Edge: Cultures Collide Around the Dessert Buffet

What happens when someone new marries into a family of

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Say Yes to Interfaith Families

Susanna struggles to feel accepted in the Jewish community as the partner who is not Jewish, while she simultaneously struggles against anti-Semitism.

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Is It Right To Ditch Secular Relatives for the High Holidays?

A Q&A from The Forward’s Seesaw column, with an answer from Ruth Nemzoff

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What Kind of Jewish Name is O’Donnell?

A reprint of The Forward’s Seesaw column, a Q&A about interfaith issues.

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