Monthly Archives: February 2013

Between…

…my stupid Candy Crush addiction (level 87 oh my heavenly days) …and having to return my half-a-scarf that came from the Gap due to a wee bit of false advetising   …and my Sons of Anarchy obsession (halfway through season 3 now and I cannot stop because they are in Ireland right…

The Whole Grain Pumpkin Piece of Blasphemy and Sacrilege

So. This weekend is the Jewish holiday of Purim. It’s a fan favorite around our house because my oldest is a Purim baby (and, well, there are late nights and copious amounts of sugar involved.) No joke. Her OB went off of his shift to go celebrate the holiday of…

It was 2013. And it was Maroon 5.

It was 1990. And it was New Kids on the Block. I will never forget it as long as I live. I wore a pair of black leggings and a massive black and white houndstooth tunic sweater and hi-top Converse all-stars. And my Debbie Gibson/Joey Jeremiah hat over a really…

The Nothing, Not Film-Worthy Moments

A long time ago, when Miss Emily was just a wee little thing, we received a giant video camera as a gift. Back in 2001—in the technological olden days—when we didn’t have iphones or affordable digital cameras, I would click, click, click my way through a 24-photo roll of film…

The Ann Arbor Trip and The Candy Crush Time Travel

On Friday morning, fresh from signing the papers on our NEW BAT MITZVAH VENUE, we hopped in the car to drive Emily to Ann Arbor, Michigan for a two-day jaunt. One of her camp friends was having a bat-mitzvah party and we agreed to take her for the weekend. The…

Drawing The Red Line Somewhere

Isabella to me: I lost a tooth and I have exactly four boyfriends. Valentine’s Day is my favorite. Kids, man. They really just enjoy the little things in life, eh? She just saw yesterday as a fun day to eat chocolate and exchange gifts, cards, candies, and have her very…

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