The Passover haggadah hopes that next year we will all be free, but what about now? Does consuming all that matzah have you feeling a little less "free" than usual?
To keep you on the march to freedom, no less a food authority than Bon Appetit magazine has published a timely "5 Ways to Cure Matzo Belly."
Start out by not eating so much of the stuff, the article suggests:
..matzo is sneaky, and when the dietary laws of Passover are in action, this infamous unleavened bread suddenly makes a fantastic vehicle for a thick coating of butter, a drizzle of honey, and a pinch of salt. And suddenly the box is empty. But resist. Why? Stomach pains.