Life and Latkes: A Chanukah of New Beginnings
A new family and new traditions arose from the ashes of divorce.
“What are you going to be for Chanukah, Mommy?” my three-year-old daughter asked. She’d made a plausible connection to Halloween, which was still in the rear view mirror. I didn’t have a good answer and, to buy time, wholeheartedly endorsed her plan to be a fairy.