Monday, August 29, 2011

What You Should Know Before Going to Your First Orthodox Shabbat Dinner

There is a fantastic post over at Out of the Ortho Box: The 10 Things I Want My Shabbat Guests to Know.

What do you wish you'd known? 

For me, it was the toilet. 


  1. Actually our big deal was something we wanted hosts to know. As prospective BTs, we really want to show up early and help with Shabbat prep. Yes, you get pride in showing off a beautiful shabbat table and all your lovely children and everything perfect, but if we want to be able to do this ourselves we need to see exactly what's involved in doing all this.