by Melissa Weininger

Bubbe’s Web

So you want I should tell you some stories?” Thus begins a visit to “Bubbe’s Back Porch” (, a Web site created by artist and writer Abbe Don to celebrate that most precious of Jewish treasures, the bubbe. She is my bubbe, your bubbe, our bubbe, sitting in her kitchen while the soup simmers and the matzah balls cook, telling us about something she rarely speaks about: her life.

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