Showing posts from April, 2014

Dear Hashem: Take care of my brother.

NOTE: One year after my brother Eli's death in 2014, I published a book about the intertwining of our lives and his struggle with schizophrenia. This post and many other writings are included, in… Read more

Naomi’s Bunkbed Rules

no shoesno rude noisesdo as your toldonly bring a pillow to prevent liceno food on my bedavoid putting fingers & hands in mouthno more blanketsnot alot of dolls (get lost)consider a doll like min… Read more

Humbug Haggadah: HuffPo picks 25 “new” Haggadahs, to which I say bah.

Just the folks you want all up in your seder business… the ever-scandal-rousing Huffington Post brags this week that New Haggadahs Offer Unique Passover Experience For Every Seder Table.  In this cas… Read more

Ouch – do we miss homeschooling.

The first day of Pesach break (okay, it’s really the second!) seems as good a time as any to take a deep breath and evaluate how the school year is going for us so far.  The year of schooling and not… Read more

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