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Like Me and You

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Blessed

I constantly say how blessed I am with what I do for a living.  How many people can wake up in the morning and say they love what they do?  Yes, sometimes I feel overwhelmed; overly anxious; and there are … Continue reading

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Ants In the Pants

Young children are a blast to teach.  I am having a great time at a school who asked me to come in and teach till the end of the year because their music teacher left. I have a very different … Continue reading

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Coming and Going

It has been such a long time since I blogged!  So much has been going on, I don’t even know where to begin! I guess I will start from where I lost my incentive to write due to loosing one … Continue reading

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The Best Of All Worlds

I am one of those fortunate people that enjoys my job.  Why? Depending on the day, I get to work with people of all ages from Early Childhood through Seniors.  For example, I wake up on Friday mornings, co-conduct Tot … Continue reading

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Waking Up and Hearing

I know it has been several weeks since I wrote anything.  A lot has happened the past several weeks.  Our youngest son and family made Aliyah in July and are living in Ma-alot.  They recently moved into their apartment and … Continue reading

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Interpreting Tchaikovsky

A couple weeks ago in my special needs Hebrew Day School, I played a video of Tschaikovsky’s 1812 Overture.  The kids, in all age groups were totally turned on by it!  I wrote down the feelings the Overture gave us … Continue reading

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Yes to Drumming Circles!

A couple of months ago, I attended an Alzheimer’s conference since I am now working in a memory care facility.  It was extremely interesting and educational.  The last workshop was a drumming circle.  It was so much fun, relaxing, and … Continue reading

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From Classical to Tu b’Shvat

I keep on thinking about the first week back at school. It was wonderful, rewarding, hopeful, surprising, and more! At the South Florida Jewish Academy, I showed the students an old Tom and Jerry cartoon so they can see how … Continue reading

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From Classical to Tu b’Shvat

I keep on thinking about the first week back at school. It was wonderful, rewarding, hopeful, surprising, and more! At the South Florida Jewish Academy, I showed the students an old Tom and Jerry cartoon so they can see how … Continue reading

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