Today I am thankful for a job that allows me the flexibility to take off a morning here or an afternoon there to spend time with Maya at school, or to let her move a little slower in the morning if she isn’t feeling well. In a few weeks, I will get to be Shabbat parent again and volunteer for… Read More
Archives for November 2013
On this Veteran’s Day, I give thanks to all who have served our country. Regardless of whether anyone agrees with the reasons given for serving, or the conflicts in which they serve, we should all be thankful for them risking their lives so that we could have the opportunity to decide what we want to do with ours.
Today I am thankful for the three most important ladies in my life: my Mom Michelle, my sister Dawn, and my daughter Maya. I was lucky enough to spend the majority of the weekend with all three of them, which is a rarity these days considering everyone’s varied schedule. They are all loving, funny as hell (though many times, this… Read More
Today I am thankful for the opportunity to have the weekend free so I can spend time with my family at a wedding celebration in San Diego: Mom, Ed, sister, Jay, and lots of cousins I haven’t seen in quite awhile. And for that, and them, I am grateful.
Today I am grateful for 2 different, but related reasons…the first (though not the most important) is Skype. How cool is it to be able to make a video call to someone who is on the opposite side of the country (or world for that matter)…for free (besides your monthly internet costs)? The second reason, and more important of the… Read More
Today I am thankful for good Samaritans. Like the one who left a note on my car windshield today, after they witnessed my car get hit while it was parked in a huge lot with wide spaces. I realize this could very quickly turn into a rant, because quite honestly, anyone who hits a parked car in a lot where… Read More