Mesorah (Jewish stuff) · Motherhood

How to Crash a Jewish Wedding

I love weddings.  The beginning of a new life together, a couple full of dreams and hopes, excited and nervous about the new phase of life they are entering into.  And the dancing, oh, the dancing! The Proposal Two Sundays ago, there was a wedding.  I hadn’t received an invitation to said wedding, but one… Continue reading How to Crash a Jewish Wedding

Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays: Making the bride and groom happy

If you’ve never been to an Orthodox wedding, you should really get to one.  I mean it.  They are a mix of seriousness (the ceremony) and crazy-funness (the reception).  Picture rabbis in dark coats and long beards, and then picture those same rabbis dancing with their arms in the air, juggling, doing handstands, showing off… Continue reading Torah Tuesdays: Making the bride and groom happy