>My mom was leaning on the partition next to the front door in the foyer.
"Are you doing your kugels*?" my grandmother asked from across the living room.
"Yes, I am doing my kegels," my mom calmly replied.
My bubbe leaned conspiratorially towards my granny and me on the couch. In a hushed voice, she said, "You know, there are many kinds of kugels. There are potato kugels, raisin kugels..."
*For those of you unfamiliar with Eastern European Jewish cuisine, a kugel is a casserole, typically made out of noodles, aka noodle pudding. It is delicious.