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Sit & Spin

We have moved some things around our bedroom today trying to get at least an illusion of some space. As a result Shterna Sara’s crib ended up way too close to my spinning wheel. So she decided to give it a whirl… P.S. We have since moved the wheel A LOT farther away from m
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Chernobyl Day.

Today is April 26. This date will always have a special meaning to me. It is Chernobyl Day. The day when the nuclear reactor at Chernobyl power plant blew up. It was not an act of terror. Just negligence and shoddy construction.I lived in Kiev, about 30 kilometers from Chernobyl. I wa
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The knitting thing…

Recently I met a friend, who knows me from Lacnet, a Lactation Consultant list. I am not an official LC yet. Just an aspiring one. She saw my blog and wanted to know – what is that with me and the knitting thing? She was not negative, just interested. At the time I have mumbled
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I am almost there!

The green dress is almost done. We have just tried it on. It fits!I only have to knit about half of the left sleeve. And then figure out what I want to do about the neck.
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A tree grows in Brooklyn…

Today is the last day of the Jewish month of Nissan. Customary it is the month in which the Jews say a blessing over a flowering fruit tree. In it we thank G-d for creating all beautiful things, including the fruit bearing trees for our enjoyment.Since the fruit trees are not exactly
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A magnetic personality.

Last night I wrote about an impending visit to an ENT. My 5 year old has been complaining for a while about an ear ache. Well… The good doctor washed out his ear and discovered surprise, surprise a “foreign object”. The funny part was that as soon as he put his littl
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