Monthly Archives: July 2011

Celebrating Life

My oldest son, Paul, and I went to the funeral of a very dear family friend this morning. The Rabbi, as many of us say at the start of a funeral, said, “we are here today to celebrate the life … Continue reading

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Preparations

Well, had a great workout this morning and a great morning of teaching. My special needs student can just about recite the Torah blessings on his own. I recorded the first two verses of his Torah reading after he read … Continue reading

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A Productive Day

Let’s see, good workout, laundry done, phone calls made. I made myself a promise that this week I would seriously begin preparing for this coming school year and the High Holidays. Well… Started reviewing a refreshing High Holiday music, worked … Continue reading

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Welcome Home

What a wonderful and fun Tot Shabbat at TBO as well as touching. We welcomed Shabbat with great music and ruach (spirit). As well, we welcomed home a father who served in Iraq. How wonderful to see him looking well … Continue reading

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The Trout Fishing In America

Had a great time this morning introducing a new song at Temple Sollel’s Camp! “18 Wheels On A Big Rig” by a group called, Trout Fishing in America! Even the counselors liked it! It is a fun song that counts … Continue reading

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A Great Morning!

I just got done teaching and I am so ecstatic! My special needs student is doing wonderful! Today he was able to recite some of the Torah Blessings and the Sh’ma line solo! What an achievement for him! I am … Continue reading

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Things Are Starting to Role

Started with a good workout this morning and worked in our lawn. Then started working on my High Holiday Sermons and began learning new music for this coming school year. Yesterday I started familiarizing myself with the curriculum for this … Continue reading

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Partial Vacation Is Over!!

OK! Time to get things rolling! It is time to get my sermons and High Holiday Music preparation started! It is time to write my music curriculum for South Florida Jewish Academy! It is time to learn new music for … Continue reading

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Great 4th of July Weekend!

What a great weekend Ron and I had! We went to Atlanta to see our youngest son, Nate, and family. We celebrated Aaron’s 3rd birthday with lots of Joanna’s family. It was a blast! We went to one of our … Continue reading

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