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Diagnosis and treatment

Tweet My last blog post was so, so bleak. I was in such a horrible place when I wrote it, and I feel like a completely different person today. It’s 12:09 a.m. on Friday morning, I just forced myself to … 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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Why I don’t just want to Google it

Tweet What happened to asking other people for their advice or opinions? When have we become a “just Google it” culture? And, for that matter, why has that happened? It drives me insane when I ask a question online, usually … Continue reading

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Guest Blogger: American Diabetes Month

Tweet Carolyn at FullonFit blog approach me to write a guest post this November, in honor of American Diabetes Month. It’s a topic that’s so important, especially with the rise in obesity amongst children in the United States. I’m so … Continue reading

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What to Expect Guest Blog post!

Tweet I’m so excited about my latest guest blogging endeavor! Check out What to Expect for my article about Toddlers Fears.    

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Contest Winner

Tweet It was so much fun hosting a Mother’s Day giveaway with What to Expect! Thanks for all the great comments, both on my blog and on twitter. The winner is Sarah!! Congratulations!  

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Not Just A Four Letter Word

Tweet This afternoon, my toddler did the unexpected. She called a new worker in our home “ugly.” And, after I told her that we never use that word, and that it’s very hurtful, and I don’t ever want to hear … Continue reading

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Third Generation

Tweet (Photo: Jewish children, bearing the yellow star of David, during the Holocaust) I’m what they call 3G, or third generation Holocaust survivor. I realized this evening that, my daughters, are 4G. The fourth generation. In my mind, the fourth … Continue reading

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A taste of summer at the Inbal Hotel

Tweet When I saw the tweet from the Inbal Hotel inviting Israel based foodie bloggers to come to a special tasting of the new summer menu at their five star Sofia restaurant, and to sample the fare of Executive Chef … Continue reading

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The Shabbos Cholent

Tweet Last night, I packed up Baby S., pumped DH full of coffee, picked up Ariella (who came baring delicious gifts of homemade granola) and headed out of Jerusalem towards Petach Tikva. Destination: an evening out with some Israeli food … Continue reading

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