Mesorah (Jewish stuff)

One Way Purim Improved My Life

It’s t-minus four days (three days?) until Purim! I made a shopping run this morning for some last-minute things. I may or may not need to do another last-last-minute run, but we’ll see. As it stands right now, I’m gearing up to make my shalach manos, to put the finishing touches on some costumes and… Continue reading One Way Purim Improved My Life

Mesorah (Jewish stuff)

Songs of Purim

Purim is almost upon us (it’s this Thursday, in case you were unaware)!!  It’s an exciting holiday, full of fun, giving charity, eating  yummy food, dressing up in costumes, and revelry in general.  If you would like to read up on what Purim is all about, here’s an informative article from Aish.com. Anyways, I had… Continue reading Songs of Purim

Torah Tuesdays

Torah Tuesdays: Miracles by choice

And we’re back for round #3: A couple weeks ago I was listening to a shiur by Rebbetzin Heller on naaleh.com, and something she said made an impression on me.  This is a very, very rough paraphrase, but essentially, You can choose to see a miracle, or not.  In having a baby, in seeing the… Continue reading Torah Tuesdays: Miracles by choice