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Wearing 8 hats!!!

How interesting is it to play multiple roles at once. Project manager, mother, wife, daughter, counselor, friend, nurse…etc. the list can go on forever. How many hats can a woman wear in one day before losing her marbles? 196 more words


Middle School, not just a new Experience for the Child

September. The month when school starts. New year, new teachers, new beginnings. And for some students, a new school. My oldest is in that category. She will be starting middle school this year. 673 more words



A few days ago I was delighted to find myself sitting in a group of uniquely impressive and story-drenched women. Some knew one another well while a few, like me, were new to the group. 795 more words


Stop The Bus!

A few weeks ago, we received a call from a local Rabbi asking us to host a young man for Shabbat meals. It was a very last minute request, but we were happy to do it. 802 more words

Sharon Jacobson

Saying Goodbye

My life has been full of goodbyes. It seems like most of the people I loved left or were taken. I built walls around myself. There is a family that broke through those walls, though, and loved me for who I am and despite who I am. 279 more words


Playing Dress Up


How funny

                 the sound a summer’s silence makes

the rustle of leaves,


            or the tiny legs of water pixies collapsing

into pools on concrete avenues. 177 more words