A Lesson from Daylight Savings

Originally posted on Coffee Shop Rabbi:
Daylight savings time annoys me. It gives me jet lag without the pleasure of travel. However I have to admit that I learned some thing from it this year. I woke before my alarm, gently, easily, perfectly rested. Then I saw the sunlight pouring in and jerked fully awake,…

Mothers in Arms Farewell another year

Everyone I know has had problems with their MIL wether they want to or not the MIL Syndrome exists. Yet few people actually have friendships with their MIL sometimes they even have better relationships than with their own mothers.So I’m lucky, being blessed with 2 girls, twins and 2 boys its been a journey. Continue reading

Sailing into a childlike dream

Sailing the Mediterranean with strangers I return home to my warm children and Israeli hospitality to find comfort in sharing my love of Israel in the eyes of a tourist. I realise one always gets second chances even with 4 children in tow. Continue reading

10 ways to make a little extra time in your life

Cauldrons and Cupcakes “Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can’t buy more hours. Scientists can’t invent new minutes. And you can’t save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter … Continue reading