Parenthood

Death and Judaism – as a convert

We spent the past week at the home of a very dear friend. His father had passed away and he was sitting Shiva (the 7 days of mourning following burial). The Dad was there, in part, to help make a Minyan in order for him to say Kaddish. A was 85 years old and had lived a… Continue reading Death and Judaism – as a convert

Parenthood

Life As A Human – even when you don’t feel like one

As moms, we spend a lot of time worrying about the needs of others. If you’re out in the workforce, you now have to please people not only at home, but in the workplace as well. Because of this, we often let our needs fall by the wayside. Our hair isn’t so fancy, we don’t… Continue reading Life As A Human – even when you don’t feel like one