"A New Normal?" by Randy Heinitz, via Flickr.com (Creative Commons License)
Baby Boomer Bubbe

Is This the New Normal?

July 27, 2016 1

What is happening in this world? As a kid you couldn’t imagine saying the year that didn’t start with 19 let alone say 2016 and live to write the year 20-something, for that would ensure [Read more…]

At a parking lot in Israel, the number of available spaces has been replaced by a Passover greeting (Joe Goldberg photo via Flickr.com under Creative Commons license)
Baby Boomer Bubbe

Pass Over

April 18, 2016 0

  I can hear the Russian accents shrayening Yiddish barbs at one another, “You draykop!” “You’re such a shmendrick!” “Of course the goyim don’t understand!” This is the normal conversation and banter from Bubbe and [Read more…]

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Baby Boomer Bubbe

Yes! Jews are Funny!

November 5, 2015 0

“He carved the turkey mit out me! He carved the turkey mit out me! Vhat kind of brother does that! Vhat kind of brother carves a turkey without the eldest brother at the table?” A [Read more…]

Stereopticon slide from Boston Public Library collection via Flickr.com
Baby Boomer Bubbe

The Role of a Grandparent…. To Spoil or Not?

April 26, 2015 0

Editor’s Note: We’re pleased to announce that Sandy Taradash’s contributions to this site have a new, regular location under “Baby Boomer Bubbe.” Sandy will continue to contribute her observations about grandparenthood under this topic heading, [Read more…]

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