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Big מצוה Note! (girl)

In the interest of equal time, this is the mitzvah note I wrote for EC going back to school after the Pesach break at the same time as I wrote the one for YM that I just posted.  As you can see by comparing the two, I was a big fan of copy and paste, even waaay back then!  I love this first picture because there’s Ted, way back when.  We’ve only been married 8 years; sometimes I forget that he was around for a long time before that, until I look at pictures like this and remember that he was, um, “in the picture” long before that.  All I can say is, marry a guy who adores your kids because otherwise, he will murder them when they hit, oooh, 15, 16, 17, 18???

Elisheva Chaya was so busy over the פסח break…

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Before פסח, she:

clip_image002· scrubbed around the house

· tidied her room

· read “גילה שואלת מה נשתנה”

· helped finish “חמץ-dik” food – like macaroni!

clip_image006During פסח, she:

· said “מה נשתנה” and sang beautifully!!!

· answered all the פסח questions sent home – and quizzed everyone else, too!

clip_image008· stayed up late for both סדרים

· clip_image010visited Riverdale Farm to see baby chicks, lambs, and goats

· dreamed of eating vanilla doughnuts!

· went to בית כנסת for ברכת כהנים

After פסח, she:

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· learned פרשת שמיני and discussed it

· sang really loudly on שבת

· happily ate חמץ once again!!

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I bet Elisheva Chaya can’t wait for next פסח!!!

 

 

 

Am I the only one feeling nostalgic this Pesach over how big the kids have grown, and how quickly???

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