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989) Saturday night, I volunteered to help with our annual Sock Hop and auction. My kids came along as well and also pitched in to help out. I loved being able to answer questions and help people who needed something. Our auction committee for this event, made some changes in the format  and we exceeded our goal this year by almost $4,000.  Yeah! It’s fun to volunteer.

Connect children with mitzvahs

My stepsister emailed me this week about something she has been doing with her 9 year old son for...

Don’t wait to be asked…

A close friend emailed me a story that she just had to share. It's a lovely example of noticing a...

Mitzvahs Everywhere?

This week holds a particular excitement to it. Sixteen years ago today, my husband and I packed up...

Funny – I thought so too!

This morning, I read an editorial in a monthly parenting magazine. The author had made a  New...

Loving Kindness Meditation

I love meditation. I began a deepening your meditation class several years ago and since then have...

Media for 1,000 Mitzvahs Book

Think Out Loud Radio Show Oregon Public Broadcasting January 2012 1,000 Mitzvahs Book Launch -...

Twisted Limb Paperworks offers Tikkun Olam award

Tikkun Olam Award for Bar/Bat Mitzvah student in 2009-2010 Tikkun Olam translates into healing the...

The Gentle Nudger

Sometimes a mitzvah is simply planting an idea into another person's psyche for them to embrace...

Follow the Leader

I have written about Hands On Portland before on my blog. I am writing about them again today...

ATM Bank Receipts

A few weeks ago, my daughter mentioned that she had heard on one of our favorite podcasts, More...