For Yom Kippur – 3 Steps of Atonement

Today is Yom Kippur (meaning the day of atonement), it seems appropriate to think seriously about its meaning.  Whether you are Jewish or not, the steps are relevant because, at one time or another, we …

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What Does It Mean To Forgive?

In honor of the Jewish New Year, here is another thoughtful post from one of my favorite writers (and mother) Dr. Linda Edelstein. In preparation for leading a Yom Kippur discussion at the synagogue, I …

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3 Ways to a Lucky New Year

Here are 3 suggestions, if followed will hopefully increase your good fortune in the New Year. 1. Edit Your Surroundings –  Look carefully at your surroundings (places that matter to you) examine every corner and rid …

Thank You

As this year draws to a close, it seems like a good time to reflect on gratitude. Or more specifically, what I am grateful for. Here’s why…. I watched a bit of Elizabeth Gilbert on …

The Day Atonement

From the blog Life ain’t for sissies. By Dr. Linda Edelstein Because it is the holiday of Yom Kippur (meaning the day of atonement), it seems appropriate to think seriously about its meaning.  Whether you are …