Category Archives: Nostalgia

  1. The Swimming Lesson

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    August 2, 2016 by Katia

    I sit on the parent bench with my eyes fixated on him, or rather the idea of him. I only …
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  2. I Watch and View TV Differently Since Becoming a Mom

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    April 28, 2016 by Katia

    The transition is smooth and seamless. One day you’re amazed to be turning thirty, because that’s officially grownup. You switch …
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  3. Why Putting Me in the “North American Jew” Box Doesn’t Work

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    April 21, 2016 by Katia

    “So, I overheard you say that your son calls his dad Abba?” “Yes, we speak Hebrew at home. I’m from …
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  4. The Feeling of Her Hand

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    October 20, 2015 by Katia

    To my grandma on the eve of what would have been her ninety fourth birthday. I don’t know what it …
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  5. Creating a Bond with Your Child – A Post in Pictures

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    June 30, 2015 by Katia

    I believe that nostalgia plays a big part in the bond we create with our children. In moving countries and …
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  6. Mourning from Afar

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    March 12, 2015 by Katia

    My birthday is on March 16th, a day before St. Patrick’s Day. This year for the first time I will …
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  7. Carving Your Own Path as “Different”

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    February 28, 2015 by Katia

      Dear boys, Have I taught you the following biblical quote yet? “What I had feared has come upon me” …
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  8. If I Had to Write Your Obituary

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    November 26, 2014 by Katia

    “Today I lost my great aunt, Dr. Nina Mikhoels, my Ninulya, who helped raise me as though I was her …
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  9. Life is Too Short for Regrets or Why I Took a Last Minute Trip to Israel Without Telling Anyone

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    September 19, 2014 by Katia

    Life is too short for regrets. I’ve had a week of revelations. As I was trying to cover as much …
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  10. Where I Get All Sentimental and Snarky About The First Day of School

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    September 3, 2014 by Katia

    So, how is September 3rd treating ya? It’s three days post summer vacation and I’m in recovery. I don’t have anything …
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Between 2014-2015:

BlogHer '13 Voices of the Year Community Keynote Honoree
Scary Mommy
The Epistolarians

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