The Prayer of The Mothers


The Prayer of The Mothers

ShabbatCandles“The Prayer of the Mothers,” co-written by Sheikha Ibtisam Mahameed and Rabba Tamar Elad-Appelbaum and translated by Amichai Lau-Lavie.

God of Life:

You who heals the broken hearted, binding up our wounds.

Please hear this prayer of mothers.
You did not create us to kill each other
Nor to live in fear or rage or hatred in your world. You created us so that we allow each other to sustain Your Name…

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Natalie Scott/Batkid’s Mom

(Source: youtube.com)

The power of feed-back


The power of feed-back

Lily of the gardenI have really been wondering why I stopped blogging as often lately.

One of the reasons could be because I am too busy. But it does not sound right. I do spend lots of time doing things that take time that I could skip and write instead. I have been writing regularly and consistently for days in a row, with discipline and determination, but I have never chosen to write and share publicly.

Because…

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Gorgeous # lilies this year.

Gorgeous # lilies this year.

One Gratitude at a Time


One Gratitude at a Time

One Gratitude at a Time was originally published on Cowbird.com

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Bumpy Roads


rocks and rubblesI did not realize how much time had passed.
It felt like it was yesterday and the problem came from nowhere.
It is all in the perception.

All of a sudden there is a huge pile of rubbles.

The view is hidden and ugly.

It feels like it is going to be months and months before it is going to be cleaned up for a new vista.
Which will look so artificial in its novelty. So unknown and unpleasant.

We will…

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Healthy Eating Challenge, a set on Flickr.Healthy Eating Challenge: The “21 Day Basic Healthy Eating Challenge” was a Facebook Event aiming at promoting healthier eating habits. Part of the challenge was to take a snapshot of your meals. I enjoyed participating in the challenge and feature my favorite foods.

Healthy Eating Challenge, a set on Flickr.

Healthy Eating Challenge: The “21 Day Basic Healthy Eating Challenge” was a Facebook Event aiming at promoting healthier eating habits. Part of the challenge was to take a snapshot of your meals. I enjoyed participating in the challenge and feature my favorite foods.
Nothing beats the #carousel. #DanburyFair (at Danbury Fair)

Nothing beats the #carousel. #DanburyFair (at Danbury Fair)

#summer salads

#summer salads

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