Redemption Day

Today I redeemed my firstborn son.  It was much less traumatic than the bris, but no less weird.  I “bought back” Asher for 5 silver dollars (and additional tzedakah) after which our Kohen friend “Joe the doctor” swung the coins over Asher’s head, made a few blessings, and then invited us to breakfast.  Like I said, a little weird.

The other exciting things today were the arrival of the crib mattress and (we think) the presentation of real smiles!


One response to “Redemption Day

  1. Love the bedding… so cute!!!

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