Category: The Family

Any Given Sunday

This story is not about Shabbat and how much I love Shabbat. (Oh I love it so) This story is about Sunday. The problem is, I can’t really tell one without the other. Because when you keep Shabbat, Sundays are SUNDAYS. On Friday evening (more like afternoon in the winter…

Back-Ish

Of course, as it always is with me, the day I wake up feeling the most myself I have felt since March — the day I have an Angela Chase Blister In The Sun-esque spring in my step, the day I’m ready to sit down and write — I literally…

They Are Boy Meets Worlds Living In A M*A*S*H World

I just spent over an hour deleting over 300 spam comments. Which is, I guess, a literal dusting off the old blog. The back end of this website has always been a bit of a mess but it’s been around since the dinosaur ages of blogging and with the exception…

What We Fight About

How much food to make for company. When it’s an appropriate time to turn on the air conditioning in the summer. See also: When it’s an appropriate time to turn on the heat in the winter. If “Jeepers Creepers” is something grown adults should ever say in public. Or in…

I’m Coming Up For Air and Thinking About Cargo Shorts

I slept through the night once this week. And I even took a nap. I have slept so little since 2001 that I have resorted to talking about myself the way people talk about their infants. She went for a three-hour stretch and then was just up and ready to…

Insert Dawson Leery Cry Face

I’m not sure if you guys know this, but I once hosted a podcast. I think we made…7 episodes? The idea was kind of genius. All of my neighbour’s husbands and I watched Dawson’s Creek from the beginning and chatted following each episode. Genius, right? It was pretty funny, except…

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