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Don’t Call Me Baby

I stopped by the Dunkin Donuts yesterday, and an older gentleman was leaving as I was entering the store. His hands were full, so being a nice person I held the door open for him….

Another Milestone

Last night was Prince HockeyFan’s graduation from elementary school. He’s now a ninth grader about to start high school in the fall. Time, it goes by so quickly! Watching his whole class sitting up on…

The things we miss

I had to be back in Montreal briefly this week. Driving down the leafy avenues, seeing the French street signs – it was a lovely sense of familiarity. Being at the Pharmaprix (pronounced FarmaPree, thank…

Superman Sam!

Every parent’s worse nightmare is their child being sick. Ima on the Bima (Phyllis), a fellow Jblogger, and awesome person, is facing such a nightmare, along with husband Michael. Their six year old son Sam…

First Solo Demo a Success!!

Last night I did my very first cooking demonstration. I prepared for the entire day, making three batches of challah dough by hand, and crafting various different delicacies just so that I could say “here’s…

Photos of Challahtude for the Demo

Most insane dream

Must get it down before it gets forgotten. In this dream I went to see a doctor in South California. I had to ride out to his office on a white horse. The sea was…

Goodbye Strawberry Soup

I wanted so much to make strawberry soup for Shavuot. I hulled and washed 4 lbs of fresh strawberries. Added them and orange juice and sugar into my blender. Everything got blended well. I lifted…

Oy Vey! Isn’t a Strategy

It isn’t! Want to know why? Buy the book and find out! Last night was the launch party for Deborah Grayson Riegel’s first (of many, I hope) book “Oy Vey! Isn’t a Strategy“. Deborah is…

Leave the lights alone!

I have my headlights set to automatic on my car. That means as soon as it gets a little dark they go on, if I enter a tunnel on they go, and when I turn…

WWYD – Inappropriate Boss

I have been following a conversation on Twitter, and we had a discussion on FB and I bring the issue to you here. A twitter friend is having an issue with her male boss calling…

Dress to Impress

I like to dress up. However, I am more comfortable in my denim skirts and sweatshirts – who isn’t? ( I do miss wearing jeans, they were the most comfortable piece of clothing ever. Sigh)….