For our autistic son, a regular bar mitzvah presented a challenge. But on Zoom, there’s no sensory overload, no sitting still, no itchy suit.
Pivot, don’t let the perfect be the enemy of the good — and make sure to borrow the portable Torah from your shul.
In theory, a bar mitzvah is about adulthood. In reality, it’s about a party — until now.
All the planning that we debated for the past nine months didn’t matter. Man plans, God laughs.
“Despite everything, I am very grateful to life for everything,” said Andor Stern, who is recognized as the only Brazilian-born survivor.
It’s a ‘cumming of age ceremony’ (their words, not ours).
Trump sounds uncannily like he is chanting the haftarah.
Instead of splurging on a bar mitzvah — use it as an opportunity to teach your kids financial responsibility.
Picture: tweens fist-pumping to “Bodak Yellow” as they toast with Kedem grape juice shots.
Hashem-damn-it if the video of the two stars yodeling Torah blessings at each other isn’t the cutest thing on the internet this week.