I am almost not sure whether to post this, but since I have found myself in a few awkward situations, I feel I must say something. 2 1/2 weeks ago we left for our vacation up north, in the country. Earlier that morning I had my regular monthly check up with my OBGYN. I knew… Continue reading Where to from here?
Look, I know I am wrong. But I am also really desperate. I have adorable kids - I really do. I love them with all my heart - really. Tonight's blog is dedicated to one of them. My little Miss G. She is a terror. We call her KB - from the movie Kill Bill.… Continue reading Scare tactics and parenting
I had a very busy week last week. I also averaged about 4 hours of proper sleep a night. To say that I was exhausted was an understatement. I was really looking forward to shabbos. No guests, I could just sleep the day away. I spoke to my kids very explicitly. " Mommy is VERY… Continue reading Child labor. For or against?
aaaaargh. I have a situation on my hands that I have to admit, has grown legs, mutated, and I feel is way bigger than me. Once again, I was woken up, or shall we say jolted out of bed this morning, at a cheery 5:42am. It would not have been so bad, had I not gone to… Continue reading My challenging morning
I really appreciate those moments when nothing major is going on. Nothing earth-shatteringly wonderful, that you throw your eyes up to the heavens and beam a huge, transcendental 'thank-you' to G-d. It's moments like yesterday, when discussing the fact that I am hosting a shabbaton for 20 girls, and then a fund-raiser that night, and… Continue reading A time for thanks
Hope you all like my new special effects. 'Tis the season - you know. But let me tell you - I am not so jolly. When I first came to Montreal and experienced the snow, it was December. It was not too cold. Everything was white. I was madly in love, and my first excursion… Continue reading I live in a snow globe
In case it took a while to realise what this picture was - I had the same reaction when I came home from Zumba the other night! I had to laugh. This epitomizes my 2 year old's personality. I just wonder who she was envisioning while stabbing the kiwi to death. I am going to… Continue reading how sweet….
Been doing some thinking today. You see - I am very aware of complaining, as I am of praying. The power of each one. And really they are inextricably the same thing. Ever since I was a little girl, I can remember to - as far back as I can remember - praying to G-d… Continue reading Be careful what you wish for…
Good morning world. Lots to think about this morning. I think I have lost the battle for the time being. I spoke to my Rabbi, and he seems to think that going to Israel now, with my fam, would not be a good thing. He thinks that if sugar-daddy - had to stop working, and… Continue reading To Ascend or not to Ascend, tha is the question!
My quest is still on. I feel like I am a warrior princess fighting a whole lot of demons and dragons, to find the one truth, the happy ending... Ok, ok... I'm getting carried away. The truth is I am just a mom, on a quest to find great health care that does not come… Continue reading I’m on a quest