December 11th, 2020
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“Hannukah sameach!” as we celebrate the first night of Hannukah. Although this holiday commemorates the rededication of the Holy Temple in Jerusalem by the Maccabees, a band of Jewish fighters, the holiday marks freedom from oppression. The word Hannukah means “dedication,” and it is the dedication one makes to important things in their life that allows people to let go of petty issues and focus on important ones.
Again we take guidance from the Lab’s mascot Lucy Berkin who shows her dedication to being a foodie. Just look at the devotion she shows as she chows down on a delicious latke made by Ima Lisa Berkin. And I have to agree with her that they’re absolutely delicious. Don’t worry, Lucy and I didn’t split one. We each got our own