Category Archives: Rituals

Now that I am part of the tribe

I was sitting here thinking about the last time I posted to this blog.  My last post was the day after I went to the mikveh back in April.  If you ask me, that is just too damn long to … Continue reading

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I’m In!!

Yesterday was my Beit din and immersion. It was a wonderful experience. I definitely was nervous, so I felt like I was rambling answers and redfaced, but in the end they liked what I was saying and saw that I … Continue reading

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Hatafat Dam Brit: DONE

Today on my lunch break I drove from Eden Prairie to the Park Nicollet clinic in St Louis Park to meet Dr Robert Karasov, so he could perform Hatafat Dam Brit on me.  It was quick and relatively painless.  Much … Continue reading

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