Category Archives: HipsterMom Confessions

Fresh Air

Tweet Please g-d, when this is all behind me, I want to go to the Beresheet Hotel and Spa for two days and just sit outside and breathe.  I don’t want to do anything else but be in an unpolluted environment with … Continue reading

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Post Treatment

Tweet Day two post first treatment and well, I guess I’m not the Super Woman I thought I was. On Tuesday, I strode into Shaare Tzedek’s hematology department all fight. You know? Like, let’s just get this started already so … Continue reading

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Treatment

Tweet T’was the day before Chemo, and all through the house… My days and weeks just seem to blur together, our sense of time no longer what it used to be. We make life changing decisions hourly these days, doing … Continue reading

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Ema Kallus

Tweet The adrenaline rush I’ve been on for the past couple of days left right around Tani’s Chanukah party this morning and I’m seriously wiped. I’m just so tired that I’m really looking forward to Shabbat starting so I can … Continue reading

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19 Days Later

Tweet 19 days since my cancer diagnosis and still no word. I have been refreshing my inbox every five minutes, hoping for an email from my oncologist. The volume on my ringer is up high, as I sit alone in … Continue reading

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The House with No Mezuzot

Tweet On Wednesday, I lived in a house with no Mezuzot. We had a slow start to the morning on Wednesday because of Gaby’s cousin’s wedding the night before. It took longer for me to drag myself up and out of … Continue reading

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Liver Biopsy

Tweet How can six days feel like a year? But it has been six days since my last blog post and I’ve been so busy trying to figure out what is going on in my body that I’m mentally drained. … Continue reading

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The waiting game

Tweet Before I update what’s been going on during the past 24 hours, I want to thank everyone who has reached out to me, started saying tehillim, organized learning, done a good deed for my refuah, etc. The incredible support … Continue reading

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Living with Cancer

Tweet Disclaimer: Our children do not know about my cancer diagnosis. If you have children who are friends with mine, please do not mention this anywhere near them. We will be telling them soon but need more time.  It has … Continue reading

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The Most Awkward Woman in the Shul: Rosh Hashanah Edition

Tweet So, I’m the Most Awkward Woman in a Shul (temple/synagogue depending on your religious denomination). I don’t know how after almost 41 years of shul going, I became the most awkward woman in the shul. But, it’s definitely the … Continue reading

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