Bibs and Tuckers

Bibs and Tuckers

My parents were both Ashkenazi Jews who grew up in not-particularly-religious homes, but that’s pretty much where their similarities ended. My father grew up in a world of big houses, fancy cars, and vacations at fashionable resorts. My mother, on the other hand, was the product of a tight-knit middle-class family. She had lived with her parents in the same house her entire life.