I got up this morning when my alarm went off (okay, I hit snooze once, which, for me, is essentially the same getting up immediately) and for the first time in what feels like years, but is actually just a couple weeks, I was awake while the rest off the house was quiet. Sipping my… Continue reading What Is The Point Of Social Media?
A life of self-promotion is exhausting!
The last few posts I’ve written here have been kind of intense, and then last week this post went up on Kveller, so I’m taking a breather this week from all things personal! I thought I’d do some state of the blog announcements instead. What’s the plan for the blog?
Okay, so we’ve talked about how to use the internet for good, and when to use the internet. Now it’s time to think about what to share online. What we share online can have a large impact on one’s life. It’s well known that your online presence can be a factor in gaining employment, and… Continue reading Using Social Media in a positive way, part three
I am over the moon to have a guest post today on Kosher on a Budget, which is one of my absolute favorite blogs. Ever. Really, if you haven’t clicked on one of those links yet, do it now! There are loads of great posts about saving money, budgeting, a coupon database, links to sales,… Continue reading OMG I’m on KOAB!
I started this blog back when I was single and it was called “Inspirations from the Holy Land.” My intention then was to provide my friends and family with an easy way to keep up with me while I was spending my year abroad. I chose to make a blog because in the past, I… Continue reading Why I blog
No, I don’t mean doing backbends or advanced yoga. Toddler flexibility means going with the flow. Nap or no nap? Are bananas on today’s food blacklist, or will they be accepted? How many times can I sing the same song without going a little cuckoo? I still hold by the importance of scheduling, and we… Continue reading Having a toddler means being crazy flexible
LadyMama is a fantastic site to surf. Full of fun, informative articles, polls and opportunities to contribute your thoughts and opinions, it’s worthy of your limited internet time. In the words of the site itself, LadyMama is a dream space for the yiddishe mama in every trendy lady to learn, share and connect. After I visited… Continue reading First post on LadyMama
When I started this blog I was only married, no children yet. Now that I have kids (whoa. kids. plural. still not used to that), and that’s practically all I blog about, I feel like this blog should really be called Life in the Mommy Lane, or Life in the Parenting Lane. Or sometimes I… Continue reading Life in What Lane?
Welcome back to Torah Tuesdays! Here is installment #2: This time of year, between Pesach and Rosh Hashanah, it’s customary to read one chapter of Pirkei Avos each Shabboszt”l) developed an excellent class series on these ways, which he called the 48 Ways to Wisdom. Today’s blog is taken from the first way, as seen… Continue reading Torah Tuesdays – Be Present