If there’s one bad thing you can say about fruits and vegetables, it’s that there are no new products out there. Fruit is fruit. It was here long before we were, and it will be here long after we’re gone, especially that spaghetti squash my wife bought that’s been sitting on our kitchen table for a year. There’s no new fruit, except Rosh Hashanah time.
Now that yom tov is over, I think it’s time to get back to my diet. Not that I’ve been dieting at all before Yom tov. But it’s been long enough since yom tov started that my body doesn’t know that. My body isn’t that smart.
So you’re sending your son away to dorm, finally, but it didn’t occur to you that you’re going to have to change your school supplies list from things like 72 pencils, 5 different color folders, and that pre-hardened glue that the stores are selling as “glue stick”. So here’s a list that might be helpful, depending on how you define the word “helpful”.