Learning Curve


-+*This is a  piece I wrote about my daughter Alli– published in MORE Magazine.  I finished college in 1971, a member of the first class of women to graduate from Yale.  I would not describe myself as overly ambitious–still, I like to be first, and I like to be best.  Of course I want the […]

Just in case


-+*Just.  In.  Case. The 3 words most used by Jewish mothers. The 3 words their kids least want to hear. Daniel was packing up for his semester abroad.   According to airline regulations,  his suitcase can’t weigh over 50 pounds—which forces him to weigh priorities. So he makes a colossal mistake and asks me if […]