How Many Left?

My sister’s classmate recently got engaged. When she shared the news with someone, that person immediately asked, “So, how many left in your class?”   The two of us instinctively looked at each other because that is a question neither of us necessarily appreciate. (And, might I add, I have a …

Journaling

Thank you to my readers and friends who were there for me this past week. You helped me feel so much better. Thank you!   Ok…fun stuff again.   One of the homework assignments from the teleconference series that I’m doing is to keep a journal and write a minimum of …

Cocooning

I’ve written that I’m going through a hard time. And because this is an uplifting, positive place (for me at least as much as you), I’m not going to go into detail about the nature of this challenge. But last night I had to reconnect with some truths to help …

Maybe There’s Another Way

Over Yom Tov, a friend shared an article with me from Family First. It was an essay called “Sense and Sensitivity,” (scroll for an excerpt), written by a woman who had struggled with infertility. In the essay, she described an experience she had at an A T.I.M.E. Shabbaton, where a speaker …

Succos

We have a new little peanut in the family and I’m going to meet him this week iy”H! Nice gift for the beginning of the year 🙂   Last week wasn’t really a writing week for me. Really, the past month or two have been harder, but I want to …