Logo seen at memorial service at Tree of Life Synagogue, Pittsburgh, PA (PA Gov. Tom Wolf official photos via Flickr.com)
Baby Boomer Bubbe

Telling Our Kids/Grandkids Bad News…

Like most of us on Saturday, October 27, we welcomed our lazy-day Shabbat to horrendous news of slaughter at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. Eleven dead. Six injured, including police officers who were [Read more…]

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Care-Giving Concerns

Longing to hear “I love you”

My parents are in their 80’s, in failing health and live in a retirement home. I make it a point to be there twice a week and am constantly running small errands for them in [Read more…]

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Thought Pieces

Coping with Loss….A Yom Kippur Thought Piece

Adam, the first human, was created on the 6th day.  The sun shone for him throughout the entire first day, Shabbat, but he became frightened when he saw darkness encroaching at the conclusion of this [Read more…]