October 27 14

The Shabbat Project could not have come at a better time. Not too long ago, I talked at length to a friend about the concept of Shabbat — this from-Friday-night-to-Saturday-night mandatory break. Because I am somewhat of a grammar girl, I likened it to the em-dash, describing this as a…

October 21 14

The thing about working from home and liking to bake is, well, working from home and liking to bake. It can be a bad combination, really. See also: OREOS. Bananas going bad? Well, this needs to become banana bread. Obviously. Itching to try something using wowbutter? Peanut butter cookies it…

October 20 14

Sundays are like gahhhhhhhhhh. They are the most frazzle-y day of the week around here. Activities, grocery shopping, playdates, bar and bat mitzvahs, photoshoots, football. It’s all good things, of course. Good, but frazzled. Now Sundays after three-day Jewish holidays? Those are just beyond. And Sundays after three-day Jewish holidays…

October 14 14

A thing that happens when you write online and put yourself out there is that people feel like they know you (I love this part of it), people feel like they can correct you (I sometimes like this part of it), and tell you what they really think of you…

October 11 14

The rumors are true. {You can stop whispering now.} Yes. I have officially stepped down from my position as Editor-In-Chief of Yummymummyclub. There’s no drama involved, there’s no sordid story here. Erica and I are calling this bittersweet, because it is. I will no longer be the editor of a…

October 8 14

Everything was fine. I was taking this whole having-a-teenager thing in stride, getting through every day waiting for the other shoe to drop. She’s been awesome, I whisper to myself in blissful surprise. She still likes me! I don’t embarrass her (unless I’m singing, which to be fair, embarrasses even…

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