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Reflections on Aging

Tissues in the Passover Aisle

April 15, 2016 4

  by Sharon A. Siegel My local food store was quiet. I purposely went there at an odd hour that I knew doesn’t attract throngs of shoppers. I took a deep cleansing breath, as my [Read more…]

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Baby Boomer Bubbe

Do Jews Celebrate Valentine’s Day?

January 27, 2013 0

Not sure if it was Hallmark, Macy’s or Congress (guessing the economy would be helped by the public’s spending) that decided we needed February 14 to express our love to those we cherish 24/7/365 days [Read more…]

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D'vrei Torah

Exile and Love

February 2, 2012 0

The Torah cycle we are in now speaks of the beginnings of the journey for the Israelites from Egypt into the wilderness. The “routine” of wondering has set in and, despite the awesome aspect of [Read more…]