Happy Thanksgiving!

We enjoyed a lovely day (and weekend!) filled with family, fun, and a never ending turkey. The all-day dinner party included the five Bittmans, Maggie's sister Joyce and her dear friend Caroline from Bay Ridge in the City, and Simeon's brother's family from Arlington. It was a full house and I was so grateful that… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!

Me and E vol. 2

I thought it would be fun in 2018 to document a round up of what Eli has been up to lately. His abilities are changing so rapidly! And then I realized I would like to also document what I've been up to. My life is changing right along with his! Here's volume 2 of what me… Continue reading Me and E vol. 2

A Birthday Party for Eli #2

  This past weekend we celebrated our two-year old with a perfectly simple, sweet, intimate party. What started out as a plan for a  bonanza of a house warming/toddler birthday with all the things and all the people turned into a small gathering of just a couple of friends and grandparents. We decided to move the party from the… Continue reading A Birthday Party for Eli #2

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving, from our family to yours. I feel so lucky to have my family with me in these interesting times. Though there is a lot to feel disheartened about these days, right now I am reveling in my beautiful, healthy, happy family. And for them, I am very, very thankful. May this season remind… Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!

Yiddish Book Center

This past weekend Sim, along with his parents, and I went to Amherst to visit the beautiful Yiddish Book Center and deliver a big box of donated yiddishkeit books. Once inside, we were welcomed into a world of history, folklore, and memories. On one corner a TV played interviews with people who lived in Yiddish… Continue reading Yiddish Book Center