Roberta Levine on May 13, 2022
Holidays, especially Jewish Holidays, are not the best time to enforce a weight loss diet.
Take Shavuot, which this year begins on the eve of Saturday, June 4. For reasons that some attribute to parsing of Jewish law and others, to a tradition that evolved amongst Eastern European Jews, dairy - cheese and one of its sweetest uses, cheesecake - is a Shavuot treat.
And so, a …