Family

A Mom Writes A Truthful Camp Letter

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It’s been two weeks since my kids have been away at camp and their teen tour. And yes I miss them. I try to write every day, but I have been noticing that my letters haven’t varied very much. I … Continue reading

A Mom Makes A Big Deal Out of Small Moments

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I apologize. I’ve taken a little break lately from my blog. I just can’t believe it’s that time again where I lose all sense of reality and sensibility and plan another child’s Bar Mitzvah.  I’m actually not acting that crazy. … Continue reading

Letting Our Daughters In On the Secret

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It’s my time of the month …again, which I could have sworn just happened, but I always forget to write down when I get it, so the CVS guy has become my cycle calendar when he asks, “Weren’t you just … Continue reading

15 Unexpected Things I Learned On My Guided Bus Tour

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I just got back from a twelve-day tour of Israel. Before you go to Israel, and you talk to people about the trip, those who have gone usually say things like, “Oh my god, best trip of my life.” “Moving … Continue reading

A Real Mother’s Day Card

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  I am not the biggest fan of greeting cards. They are too sappy and costing at least five dollars a card, a waste of money. I don’t expect cards on Mother’s Day. I do receive the Hallmark ones, with … Continue reading