My Photo

FACEBOOK

Blogoversary

  • My Blogoversary
    Get your own free Blogoversary button!

SheWrites


SVMoms


Blog powered by Typepad

The Good Blogs

350


  • Brighter Planet's 350 Challenge

NaBloPoMo

  • NaBloPoMo

« DID I HAVE A BRAIN TRANSPLANT? | Main | FLYOVER AMERICA AND STUDIO 60 (and my trip to Syracuse) »

November 13, 2006

TrackBack

TrackBack URL for this entry:
http://www.typepad.com/services/trackback/6a00d8341f053253ef00d834fa5d8d69e2

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference MAD MAX[INE] - KOSHER ON THE ROAD:

Comments

Isabelle

I have to agree with you again on this one: eating kosher at home is not that hard, especially with time and you soon find that what was once puzzling makes sense after a while.
But it starts to get difficult once you are outside your home. Now if you live in France, this is virtually impossible unless you are in a big city and I do mean big. You can't ask a hotel to provide you with kosher food since they would not know where to get it from in the first place.
So you're left with two alternatives: you either make do with certified cold food; another nightmare sometimes which may lead you to have to settle for authorised food and not certified products. For instance tuna fish rather than salad with a kosher label. I have some friends who do that.
The other possibility is to go to a restaurant and order parve (neutral) food; fish is usually what comes to mind. In her excellent book "How to run a traditional Jewish household", Blu Greenberg beautifully explains how she manages.
As far as I am concerned, I am not that strict because when I go to non-kosher restaurant I am with non-Jews and do not want to make a fuss in a country where food is so important. Maybe I should. So I usually end up with a vegetarian or fish meal. I know it is not kosher in the strict sense of the term and I certainly no longer eat non-kosher meat at a restaurant but this is as far as I can go ... at the moment.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

Recent Visitors

  • Recent Visitors

Twitter Updates

    follow me on Twitter

    BlogHer Ads

    Mo'Babies

    SHOWER

    JULIE'S SHOWER

    TWO'S COMPANY

    BLOGHER DC '08

    • BlogHer DC
      Speaking at BlogHer DC

    ELECTION 2008

    BLOGHER 08

    BLOGHER 07