Life and Death in Elul

It's hard having been raised traditionally in one's faith, and being a member of modern society, with critical thinking skills and being a fan of the scientific method. I think, however, that we have found a balance between honoring the past, embracing tradition, and finding ways to create meaning within the choices we make. The … Continue reading Life and Death in Elul


I do declare!

When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature's God entitle them, a decent respect to the … Continue reading I do declare!


January is as good a time as any to start something new. I'm NOT saying resolutions. Those fail. Just trying to hit the keyboard a bit more. Coming soon - a post with before and after photos on the play kitchen I made for the kids for Chanukah, and some cookie decorating love I've had … Continue reading 1.1.13