Tag Archives: Jewish holidays

Erev Sukkot

Happy Sukkot everyone!  We should have a sukkah, but we don’t.  We were going to get PVC tubing for the frame, but they didn’t have the right doohickey for assembling said frame, so we assembled the (badly rusted) frame of … Continue reading

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Fasting Different

I’m quite certain that all of you fondly remember my earlier cantankerous remarks about Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur.  Or you don’t.  It was only a few days ago, so I won’t bother linking to it. Today in my twitter … Continue reading

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High Holy Days

Welcome to the Ten Days of Awe!  Rosh Hashanah ended last night, and Yom Kippur is coming up, and the ten days in between are considered to be set aside for prayer and repentance. I feel like I ought to … Continue reading

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Oatmeal

When we got married I registered for a rice cooker – one of the nice ones with all sorts of fancy settings.  I got it for oatmeal.  We eat rice, of course, but nothing beats freshly-cooked steel-cut oats on Sunday … Continue reading

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