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Dishing Tradition Podcast

Episode 2: Passover Orphans


Passover was a fond childhood memory for Rebecca and Leah, but this year they find themselves in different parts of the country from their parents. It’s an unfamiliar feeling for the whole family, yet surprisingly a Jewish mother’s dream comes true. Plus Rabbi Ben Shalva sings a song, the girls reflect on last week’s pause and Bonnie and Leah begin to bicker.

Watch the teaser for the film LIFE IS RICH here and learn more about bringing Bonnie & Leah to your organization to talk about parenting, adulting and passing down tradition here.

Klezmer music by the Casco Bay Tummlers.

More about Rabbi Benjamin Shalva at

In this bonus video, Rebecca and Leah try to re-create Bubbe’s (that would be Bonnie’s mom) famous gefilte fish recipe—a Passover favorite.

This week’s exercises referenced in the podcast:

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