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27 Tammuz 5777 – July 20, 2017
20 Tammuz 5777 – July 13, 2017
13 Tammuz 5777 – July 6, 2017
5 Tammuz 5777 – June 29, 2017

A Tribute To My Own Personal Angels

5 Adar 5777 – March 2, 2017
My mother had a difficult pregnancy. Some doctors said it was a miracle I was born and came out as good as I did.

Miracle In A Jerusalem Cab

28 Shevat 5777 – February 23, 2017
We were not familiar with the process of wiring money to Israel when I got engaged, so I was just waiting for the money to come by mail.

The Cycle Of Life Continues

21 Shevat 5777 – February 16, 2017
As it turned out, despite recovering sufficiently and hopeful of having more children, I never did.

A Get-Well Present From The One Above

14 Shevat 5777 – February 9, 2017
During the past year I especially enjoyed looking at a website of a hotel in Monticello. Living near the beauty and calm of the water really appealed to me.

The Wrong School

7 Shevat 5777 – February 2, 2017
I remembered the years of bringing up six teenage daughters. Of course they weren’t all teenagers at the same time but sometimes it definitely felt like it.

Following A Dream

29 Tevet 5777 – January 26, 2017
With no other choice in sight, David continued along his path until he finished high school without having any substantial plans for his future in mind.

House Hunting 101

22 Tevet 5777 – January 19, 2017
Our poor daughter well remembers her highly-anticipated bat mitzvah trip with us to Israel, that unfortunately fell far short of her expectations.

Good Things Come in Threes

15 Tevet 5777 – January 12, 2017
There are people who come over to help us give the babies a bath. We have all learned to do this in assembly line fashion. We could not do it all alone.

A Change Of Name, A Change Of Mazal

I happily assured her that I did in fact have no doubt that the change of name had a lot to do with their new status.

Soldiers In Hashem’s Army

8 Tevet 5777 – January 5, 2017
The scene was surreal. We could hear the battle raging in Aza, but in the host’s realm there was relaxation, conversation, and the bubbly voice of our grandson.

My Journey Out of Pain

1 Tevet 5777 – December 29, 2016
I’d been reading a book about back pain which said that the real cause was pent up anger. Was I angry at someone?

The Refuah Before The Maka

23 Kislev 5777 – December 22, 2016
Baruch Hashem all worked out well and they are doing both fine recuperating now.

Counting Time

My daughter was in a state of shock. How could this be? How would she and her husband cope?

Run For Your Life

16 Kislev 5777 – December 15, 2016
Upon receiving the call from Orit, Margolit thought that her daughter had already been informed about the attack and was calling about visiting Tomer.

An Historical Example Of Gam Zu L’tova

9 Kislev 5777 – December 8, 2016
By 1939 when World War II broke out, Aliyat Ha'noar had brought over five thousand Jewish children and youth out of Europe to Palestine.

The Phone Call

2 Kislev 5777 – December 1, 2016
I had heard about these cousins a lot through the years. They lived together in Manhattan.

A Trip To Grandparents Saves The Day

24 Heshvan 5777 – November 24, 2016
After their short rest upstate, catching a few short hours of sleep, the father and son-in-law started the trek home.

Reflections On Water

17 Heshvan 5777 – November 17, 2016
I hurried downstairs and dialed my husband again. Baruch Hashem this time he answered right away.

Passing The Torch

10 Heshvan 5777 – November 10, 2016
I explained to him that Hashem does not give a person something to deal with that they cannot handle.

Winning Ticket #675349

I teach our students that nothing happens by chance and certainly that includes a raffle drawing. Hashem is running the world and everything that happens in it.

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