The Food Item That Almost Caused my Parents to Divorce

A Challah, a kosher braided loaf of braid coated with egg yolk and sesame seeds
Photo by Tetiana SHYSHKINA on Unsplash

My mother, who came with my grandparents to Canada after spending time in a Displaced Person Camp in Austria after World War II, was raised in a strictly kosher home. Even though the Nazis killed most of my grandparents’ families during the Holocaust, my grandparents’ belief in God…



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Robin Christine Honigsberg

Sensitive eccentric.Writes mainly short stories & about living w/several mental illnesses. 3xOD survivor. Top Writer in “Reading.” Editor-“AYOT”