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The Blessing of the B-

Today I had the privilege of hearing Dr. Wendy Mogel speak for the second time.  If you’re not familiar with her work, Dr. Mogel is a clinical psychologist and the author of two parenting books that beautifully mesh her professional … Continue reading

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Our Hanukkah Mantel

We finished our Hanukkah mantel decorating in the nick of time and are ready to show off our additions to this year’s display and a few old timer’s returning! Here’s the whole shebang~ And now the details ~ Here are … Continue reading

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Come Light the Menorah!

Our menorahs are out and ready to go! I love to see our buffet all set up for the holiday.  Our tradition is that every member of the family has their own menorah to light {and we have a few … Continue reading

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What I’ve Been Up to This Week!

I’ve been a terrible blogger, so my apologies! Yesterday was my very first craft show and I was helping to coordinate it so there were a million details to worry about, things to organize, products to make and imaginary things … Continue reading

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Hanukkah Shopping Fun!

For years, retailers have pretty much ignored Hanukkah shoppers, leaving us with just a few plasticky grocery store garlands and not much more.  So imagine my delight this week to see so many fun things in the catalogs that arrived … Continue reading

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A Sunday School Share

This morning Little Cutie was Consecrated at synagogue.  I have no photos, so I will do my best to describe what was one of the most symbolic and moving ceremonies of which I’ve ever been a part in a long … Continue reading

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The Dining Room Tour

For years and years our dining room was either a completely empty room or a playroom with an overly elaborate light fixture.  As much as Cute Husband and I loved to entertain we really wanted to wait until we were … Continue reading

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