8 Blogs for 8 Nights of Hanukkah Blog #1: Oil and the Secret of the Jew
Judaism was so unfamiliar to my son that he was wary of my Hanukkah gift. I felt as though, at such a young age, he was choosing to shun my religion, to identify with Christianity. Of course, if he chooses to identify with either religion later in life, that decision will be his own – but for now, I need to at least give Judaism a fighting chance.
For some children, finding out that the tooth fairy isn't real is the final straw.