Manifesting Abundance in the New Year!

Happy New Year!! As 2016 came to an end, I had an interesting revelation. When I was younger, I often felt different because as a Jew we celebrate our Jewish New Year in the fall and it often felt like the secular New Year wasn’t completely my holiday. However,...

“Choose” A Word of the Year in 2017

Last year, I wrote a blog post about picking a word of the year for 2016. I had never done this before but when a teacher at my yoga class mentioned it I thought it could be a cool option to try myself. The word I picked was “choose” as in, for every...

Finding Your God’s Work: The Gift Of Loss

This week, I was a guest blogger on the Jewish Women’s Archive blog Jewesses with Attitude. Here is the article I wrote on the 10th anniversary of my father’s death. Wanted to be sure to share the post here because I have always believed that loss...

Tomorrow is #GivingTuesday

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday. It’s hard for me to believe that the idea of Giving Tuesday is ONLY 4 years old. I feel like it’s been around for longer, probably because I got wind of it the first year. Perhaps you have never heard of Giving Tuesday....

Hope, Healing, Health!

Hope. Healing. Health. This has been a difficult several days for everyone. The inner angst people are feeling has been palpable across the country and it’s imperative for each of us to do what we can to actively find a way to heal. I have noticed these past...

Welcoming A Newcomer

No matter what your preference, being new to an organization or attending a conference where you literally know no one, or maybe just a handful of people can be daunting. Some simple acts of kindness by current members can make a huge difference to a newcomer. This...

The Lanyard

I don’t think my daughter has ever actually made me a lanyard. She’s made me plenty of other beautiful arts projects over the years. She’s a creative and artistic young women. But certainly a lanyard wasn’t one of them. And yet suddenly the...