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  Bubbe Wisdom - Unraveling the threads of life. A blog by Louise Silk.
9RP9_dead_bug.jpg They’re Back by LouiseSilk
They’re back and they are everywhere. They don’t bite or sting or cause structural damage, but they sure are annoying. They are not native to this country (They are from China.) and have no natural...
8Z9Q_New_York_Magazine.jpg Inspirational by LouiseSilk
I don’t think it’s about ‘leaning in, in this day and age, it comes down to improving life, for girls especially, young girls—improving the numbers of opportunities, the kind of opportunities. But ...
42W5_Our_Teacher_Training.jpg It’s All About The Journey- Again by LouiseSilk
I can’t even begin to describe the feeling but wonder of wonder, miracle of miracles; I accomplished the unimaginable feat of teaching my first official yoga class yesterday. Four years ago when I ...
D7N3_retirement.jpg More on Aging and Retirement by LouiseSilk
It’s a constant question for us aging folks- how can we continue to have carefree meaningful active days. Foremost, the finances must be in order. It is a waste to spend money on things you don't r...
HKVT_Marathon_2013.jpg It’s A Marathon by LouiseSilk
I was very happy to see this article to day in the PG about what to eat after the marathon . It doesn’t affect me- never been able to run any distance- but my son will be here to do it and his six-...
BF5J_social_security.jpg Social Security by LouiseSilk
As I get older and money gets tighter, the big question for people like me is when is the best time to start taking social security?   Steve is older than I am and has the higher primary insurance ...
JCDN_UN_Climate_Report.jpg Clearly, We Are The Fools by LouiseSilk
Denial of the science is malpractice. U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry The report, Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability released yesterday by the UN, shows that there is a ...
EFZK_Carter.jpg A Call To Action by LouiseSilk
President Jimmy Carter has most certainly risen to the top in his retirement efforts in his new book, A Call To Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power . He makes a brilliant, honest case abou...
EUD0_Gloria_Steinem.jpeg This is the New Eighty by LouiseSilk
Happy Birthday, Gloria
6LW5_Holi.jpg The Color of Holi by LouiseSilk
When it comes to the full moon of March and the beginning of spring, people are up for celebration. Of course there is our holiday of Purim , the greening of St. Patrick’s Day, and also the Hindu c...