family value

I hope Asher will make friends at camp and have the kind of experiences you can only have away from home.

Letting My Kids Go

I’m surprised I don’t feel more sad.   Today, my eldest leaves for sleepover camp, and my other two kiddos leave for two weeks with their dad. We’ve been anticipating this separation for months now, and it’s finally here. In a way, I’m relieved. The anticipation is way harder than the reality. That’s always the way it is. Back in… Read more →

Countdown to Celebration

It begins. I am done working for the week as I prepare all the last-minute details leading up to my eldest son’s bar mitzvah this weekend. Family arrive starting tomorrow. Manicures and pedicures for the girls tomorrow, rehearsal with the rabbi and photographer at the farm where the blessed event is, my husband and I off work to cull together… Read more →