When Thanksgiving ends, the song lyrics to Adam Sandler’s “The Hanukkah Song” and “Hanukkah O Hanukkah” rendition by the Barenaked Ladies pops in my head and I’m reminded my favorite Jewish holiday is approaching.
Festival of Lights
About the Author
Leora was born in Baltimore, MD and moved to Omaha at the age of 4. She is married to the wonderful Matthew Werner of Hastings, NE and mom to Gabe (4) and Mia (3) and a dachshund named Edward. She teaches 8th grade at Temple Israel, tutors for Bat and Bat Mitzvahs, and enjoys volunteering. Leora especially enjoys her time on the Omaha Children’s Museum Guild because her children spend countless hours there playing, learning, and making new friends! In her spare time, you can find her playing trains, working on art projects, and hopping around town with her kids!