This article was first published on Kveller May 8, Friends, editors, and even country singer Roseanne Cash reminded us that Shakespeare wrote King Lear when he was quarantined during the Great Plague. Actress — no, sorry, lifestyle expert Gwyneth Paltrow urged us to write a book, teach ourselves to code online, and learn a language. Moreover, how can we even practice said language when our mouths are pretty much always filled with cookies? In the shtetl, Yiddish was the language that allowed Eastern European Jews to talk freely among themselves without fear of reprisals. These 10 Yiddish words — each one loaded with emotion and angst, and boy do we have plenty of that! These days, just getting the mail makes us tsedrayte. Do we leave the letters on the floor for 24 hours? Do we wipe the package before we put it on the floor or wash our hands and then wipe the package?
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September 30, 1) “Az der bubbe vot gehat. Processing (Ali Lemer) 1) Date: Thu, And he quotes in Yiddish the following saying: “Az der bubbe vot gehat baytzim vot zie geven mein zayde. suggestions, and generous advice while the book was still in manuscript form.
Getting to services on Shabbat morning is a lot of work. We have to make sure everyone is up, fed, caffeinated ok, at least two of us , reasonably clean, and dressed appropriately. The baby may still need her morning nap, which can make for tricky timing. Needless to say, services are no longer the relaxing retreat of meditation, prayer, and learning that they once were.
But every time we go, I am reminded of all the reasons why taking our daughters to synagogue is totally worth the work. They love it. My big girl has been particularly interested in Jewish books and music since she was able to communicate preferences, and her sister seems to be following suit. The girls love the singing at services, and get really excited when they get to go on the bimah to open the ark or help say hamotzi over the challah.
They learn about Jewish practices and culture from someone other than me or my husband. Josh and I are doing the best we can to teach our girls about Judaism, but we can only share what we know, from our own experiences and history.
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By Carly Stern For Dailymail. One political advocacy group is using a very powerful tool to get young people to vote for Hillary Clinton: Jewish guilt. Bubbe and Zayde — that’s grandma and grandpa in Yiddish — aren’t young anymore. They don’t have many years left.
By Max Gross. We suspect it will only get higher. But in the last decade, Schrager instead became synonymous with Bond Street, Gramercy Park and ultra-luxury. Schrager has no intention of disappointing with his new baby, Chrystie St. And according to Schrager, both buyers currently own apartments at 40 Bond St. The story building juts out in a series of cantilevers giving it a cubist look; its expected completion date is the end of Chen eliminated apartments on the ground floor and created, instead, a massive three-story lobby.
Boyd, Dattner and Handel Architects worked on the project. The project also means the Essex Street Market will have a new home. The forthcoming Essex Street Market will be double its current size. Condos have also landed in a big way.
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When you pay attention to quality, you can better protect yourself. This setting provides activities, help with meals, housekeeping, and other support services. Quality care is safe, effective, patient centered, timely, efficient, and equitable. Units with delayed exits are meant to secure, but not lock, facilities by delaying the door opening enough to alert staff when residents are trying to leave. They know from experience what it takes to light a spark and turn it into a flame.
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Advice on aging for seniors and their families in Berkeley, Oakland, Walnut Creek, He has such a close relationship with his grandma, but now he Place – April 5, ; Zayde and Bubbe Go High Tech – February 1,
The following article on aging issues appeared in the j. He has such a close relationship with his grandma, but now he sometimes looks uncomfortable around her. What can I do to help him? Dear R. Watching the progression of this disease can be frightening for adults, and confusing and scary for children. Although each child will react differently, reassurance and clear explanations with your son are key.
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Whether they are called bubbe and zayde, grandma and grandpa, or nanny and poppa, it is clear that grandchildren share a special bond with their grandparents. In fact, studies of intergenerational philanthropy have shown that the future giving and volunteering practices of children and teens are influenced by the customs of their grandparents. This year, the theme is Roaring Youth Philanthropy, a nod to the s and the major philanthropists of the time.
Excerpts of their conversations are below. Sam Blauer is in 10 th grade at Wilson High School.
Bubbe, Zayde, and Jack—along with their dog, Butterscotch—schlep the jar all ://
Moishe House, a program for Jewish young adults that has been growing steadily throughout the United States and internationally since its inception nearly 13 years ago, is now grappling with a key question: How far should it go in providing concrete definitions and setting requirements for the content of its peer-led Jewish learning programs while still empowering its young leaders, in their 20s and early 30s, to be bold and creative in how they engage with that content?
What does it mean to craft Jewish learning and own your own Jewish experience? Since January , when it started opening Moishe Houses that support Jewish young adults who live together and host Jewish programming for their friends and community, the nonprofit organization has grown to more than houses in 27 countries including six in Los Angeles, one in Orange County and two in San Diego County , according to its website.
It also provides support for leaders of peer-led retreats and a program called Moishe House Without Walls. In addition to reporting on the event for the Journal, I was invited to participate in the discussions. We have to rethink that assumption of what education has to look like. Ter Kuile, who is not Jewish, brings together leaders in the emerging field of secular and sacred community innovation.
He talked about unbundling and remixing traditional religious practice through several lenses. Do you need a specific anchor that comes from a canonical part of the tradition to be counted as Jewish education? The question is, how do we make them come alive?
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What do residents of the Los Angeles Jewish Home have to offer when it comes to dating advice? Based on this video produced by the home, plenty! As a spokesman for the Jewish Home noted, its residents are “experts who have seen it all before.
Yahrzeit calendar and Hebrew date converter: · www. This is a sensitive guide with practical advice on coping with the death of a parent. Cara struggles with her grief and gets help from her Bubbe and Zayde and from.
Rabbi Irving Elson, a veteran of the Iraq war, was the highest-ranking Jewish chaplain in the military when he concluded his year military career in September. Elson, a U. Navy captain, was serving as deputy chaplain of the United States Marine Corps when he retired. We need to use social media and remote learning. These are millennials and Gen Xers serving. But if an organization can survive long enough to be on the cusp of its th birthday, it has the tools it needs to adapt.
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Anybody who follows NYC real estate knows that the area has changed quite a bit since the days when your penniless bubbe and zayde.
Our names are weird…. No idea why! And it stuck! What do you call your own grandparents? What do your kids call your parents? FaceTime with grandparents and what are your favorite baby names? My grandfather Dilly, at top, who has the same upper lip as Anton! I am going to be a grandma soon. I want to be RaRa my name is Robin , and my husband has not decided yet.
I miss them very much, four good people. My parents who live nearby and see our daughter every few days are grandma and grandpa.
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The family would like to thank everyone for their prayers, help, visits and donations. Mazal Tov to all of the aunts, uncles and cousins. Mazal Tov to all of the relatives. Shiva is being observed at Ridgewell Way through Sunday morning. Shacharis Sunday AM. Shiva is being observed at Lamberton Drive through Sunday morning.
I don’t recommend a trip to Israel with some siblings and Bubbe and Zayde. They mean that, first, a bar mitzvah should have a ceremonial component: a date; an invitation; Come to think of it, that’s good advice for all of us.
Celebrate love and support the need for marriage equality in Israel. The festivities begin at pm. This event was a perfect combination of raising monies for the WRJ YES Fund, gracious hospitality and socializing with friends in one delightful afternoon. The luncheon committee prepared, donated all the food, served and provided the necessary help with set-up and clean-up tasks.
After lunch, guests were invited to swim and relax by the pool. The afternoon ended with everyone thinking pleasant thoughts about not only spending time with friends but helping the YES Fund and thinking about Over TRS blankets were delivered since ! The blankets provide love, a sense of security, warmth, and comfort to children seriously ill or traumatized. How did Women of TRS connect with this extremely popular and worthwhile project? It all started with our very own blanketeer, Toni Sandler.
She was busy knitting a blanket and raffling off tickets at the Chanukah Bazaar for a hand made kitten blanket by her sister. The funds would be used to purchase more yarn. Rabbi Amy Schwartzman stopped by, and was impressed with the project, and suggested that Toni start a knitting club. And the rest is history!