It’s a busy week for our blended family: Last weekend, our Passover Seder; next weekend, our Greek Easter feast
After my mother died, I made Passover just the way she did—until, drawing inspiration from Purim, I made my own tradition
For World AIDS Day, a doctor, her daughters, their late dad, and his work in Africa
My father used to share his harrowing childhood memories every year at the Seder. Now I make sure his memories will survive.
Every Passover, my family makes me the Seder’s “wicked son.” I don’t mind—it’s a part I was born to play.
Nobody expected my grandfather to show up at my apartment for Passover—two months after he died
More than any other Jewish holiday, Passover can turn mothers into obsessive control freaks. But if we’re to have a meaningful holiday, we have to resist the madness.
After a seder circus, wondering if too much emphasis on children is ruining ritual
For a kid-friendly Passover, try rounding out the seder plate with some off-menu additions
A father’s reflections on teaching his son the Four Questions
Just in time for Passover, an exhibition devoted to Curious George sheds light on the character’s genesis and his German-Jewish creators’ exodus
Forget cleaning for Passover and instead head to a luxury hotel for the holiday
An Israeli in New York contemplates her homeland
An eleven-year-old who’s finding her way
El Lissitzky’s revolutionary take on a medieval Passover song, and a contemporary illustrator has a fresh look at the Seder’s four sons