As a public school child in the 70’s, my Valentine’s Day often ended in tears. I remember digging into my optimistically large brown paper bag in first grade to find only three envelopes, even though my mother had insisted I fill out mass-produced cards for every child in my class. “No one likes me!” I […]
I’ll be back when this crazy month is over. Maybe a post a day to brighten *mar cheshvan?
(*The Hebrew month of cheshvan is known as mar cheshvan, or bitter cheshvan, because of the absence of a single Jewish holiday in the entire month. I don’t know about you, but a month without holidays sounds pretty sweet to me…..)
Wondering when the Hebrew month ends, or any other information about the Jewish calendar? Run, do not walk (virtually speaking, of course) to hebcal.com.