30 Days of Thanks – 2013 – Day 24

Today I am thankful that my daughter has the same love of music, singing and dancing that I do.  It allows us to have fun and free moments like when Mariah Carey’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You” came on Pandora this afternoon and I said, “This is one of Mommy’s favorites!” Maya replied,… Continue reading 30 Days of Thanks – 2013 – Day 24

30 Days of Thanks – 2013 – Day 12

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… Continue reading 30 Days of Thanks – 2013 – Day 12

30 Days of Thanks – 2013 – Day 1

I don’t know how it got to be November of this year already.  Sometimes I feel like my life moves at warp speed now…I feel like I was warned about this phenomenon earlier in life…that it would start to move fast when I had my own child…and it’s true. Anyways, given that it is November 1,… Continue reading 30 Days of Thanks – 2013 – Day 1

Wednesday Word of the Day – Blahliday

blahliday – blah-li-day noun  1: a day on which one is exempt from work for a holiday that one finds less than exciting. 2: an event which one is required to “celebrate”, despite the food being crappy (or nonexistent) and it not being a joyous holiday (i.e., many Jewish holidays, especially but not limited to Passover)… Continue reading Wednesday Word of the Day – Blahliday