Have a Sweet Year – Rosh Hashanah
Have a sweet new year! A friend gave this basket to me brimming with her own organic apples and honey. I was so touched. Not being Jewish, I needed an explanation about the symbolism for Rosh Hashanah, and was told about the tradition of dipping apples in honey and wishing for a sweet new year.
By Annie B. Bond, the best-selling and award-winning author of five healthy/green living books, including Better Basics for the Home (Three Rivers Press, 1999), Home Enlightenment, Clean & Green (1990), and most recently True Food (National Geographic, 2010 and winner of Gourmand Awards Best Health and Nutrition Cookbook in the World). She has authored literally thousands of articles and was named “the foremost expert on green living” by Body & Soul magazine (2009).