As a parent raising a Jewish family away from my hometown, I find myself feeling a little unglued and very melancholic.
I miss the chaos of the Seder meals from my youth– muli-generational, multi-family, songs, tall tales, etc…
I miss listening to my grandmother recite the prayers and my parents sing the holiday songs.
I miss the frenzy when we were allowed to finally get up from the table to search for the hidden pieces of matzoh (Afikomen) around the house.
These past few years, I feel so honored to have an all access pass to Mom’s celebrated Passover recipes I categorized in the “Jewish Judy” tab of the My Judy the Foodie binder. I’m even more blessed to be able to continue the holiday tradition and host a Seder of my own for my children.
After all these years, Mom would certainly be proud knowing she’s still nourishing all of our souls….
Chocolate Covered Matzoh is a family favorite and [Read more…]