Monthly Archives: February 2011

Cord Blood Banking

Tweet I woke up on Sunday morning to some sad news. The one year old daughter of Seth Galena, co-founder of the hilarious website Bangitout, is suffering from a very rare bone marrow disorder and needs a bone marrow transplant. … Continue reading

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When Doctors Get it Wrong: Down’s Syndrome Diagnosis

Tweet Horrific is not a strong enough word to use when describing the rape of a 12-year old girl with Down’s Syndrome. ┬áLast week in the Holy City of Jerusalem, the monster took advantage of her disability, dragged her to … Continue reading

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When Push Comes to Shove

Tweet Last week, we invited one of Baby J’s friends from gan over to our house for a playdate on Shabbat afternoon. It was a great idea as the girls play really nicely together, they live close by, and I’m … Continue reading

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No Toys For This Tot

Tweet Hearing a resounding crash that seemed endless and louder than thunder, I leaped out of bed and slammed right into DH who was racing out of the bathroom towards our toddler’s bedroom. My heart was beating a mile a … Continue reading

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Super Bowl Memories

Tweet Whitney Houston\’s Star Spangled Banner at Super Bowl XXV I can’t blame Whitney Houston for my love of the game. Yet, her rendition of the Star Spangled Banner to launch Super Bowl XXV has stayed with me for 20 … Continue reading

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Rantings of a Tired Mommy

Tweet Lord, I am tired! This cartoon says it all for me as, lately, I feel like I’m practically sleeping on my feet, two hands hoisting up that big ol’ baby belly. Once again, I am working both Israel and … Continue reading

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Tight Leash

Tweet We might be celebrating (P”G) our four year wedding anniversary this summer, but I still feel like a newlywed sometimes. Especially compared to some of my friends who are already making Bar and Bat Mitzvah’s for their children! So, … Continue reading

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Car Seat Safety

Tweet This morning, my cheeks literally hurt from smiling so much at Baby J. She was entertaining me at 6:30 a.m., bouncing around the room with the clown toy she got from Gan as a gift, and singing along with … Continue reading

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