Seasonal greetings, part 1:
(nope, there is no good way of spelling חנוכה) to those of you lighting candles these days!
Chanukkah is about celebrating who we are, and sticking to our principles. Especially when faced with a superior power. That’s heavy stuff, so we tell the kids its just about the miracle of the oil lasting 8 days when the Jews re-dedicated the Holy Temple in Jerusalem after having kicked out the Greek. (more here)
One of our internet heroes has generously prepared this guide to making latkes. We support this in its entirety…
have a blessed one,
Vera & Sophia