by Mindy Avra Portnoy
illustrated by Valeria Cis
“Families are like charoset,” said mom. “Some have more ingredients than others, some stick together better than others, some are sweeter than others. But each one is tasty in its own way.”
Divorce is always difficult. But Passover gives a Jewish child a chance to celebrate with each parent. Over the course of three years and six seders, we see a little girl come to grips with her new family situation as she and her parents forge new lives and create new family traditions.