What Hamantaschen Have Taught Me

In 2010, my kids and I made, from scratch, over 2,000 hamantaschen to share with friends. If you were part of the Ramat Shalom family at that time, chances are, you got some of our homemade hamantaschen. My reflections on our hamantaschen making experience ten years ago are still so relevant. I share them with you today as a reminder that we have much to learn from these three-cornered cookies and the upcoming holiday of Purim! Please make sure to join us for our Purim Shpiel and Carnival on Sunday, March 8 at 11:00 a.m. and our Adult Purim Celebration – A Night of Stand-Up, featuring my mom, on Monday, March 9 at 6:30 p.m. We encourage costumes for kids and adults too!!! Our first few batches of hamantaschen were rather sad looking. We laughed as various odd shapes came out of the oven with filling oozing and bubbling all over the…