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  Bubbe Wisdom - Unraveling the threads of life. A blog by Louise Silk.
5E0K_newday.jpg Intervention by LouiseSilk
Thinking back, most of us can remember a time when a teacher, friend, or set of circumstances impressed us in a seminal way altering how we understood ourselves. Moments like these constitute turni...
477T_Postage_Stamp.jpg We Have Come A Long Way by LouiseSilk
We hold these truths to be self-evident; that all men and women are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain inalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and th...
9TTG_IMG_1444.jpg A Blue Moon by LouiseSilk
A Blue Moon is when one of the four seasons contains four full moons instead of the usual three. Maine Farmers' Almanac August 1937  
DUUA_jewish_barbie1.jpg It’s definitely NOT Good For The Jews by LouiseSilk
I have never had any interest in the Bravo series on the real housewives of wherever. It is caddy, empty, embarrassing behavior that should in no way be encouraged or praised.   But wait, now there...
BVHS_three_pillars.jpg Buddah Nature by LouiseSilk
You must realize that no matter how intently you count your breaths you will still perceive what is in your line of vision, since your eyes are open, and you will hear the normal sounds about you, ...
5BL4_haveagoodone.jpg Have A Good One by LouiseSilk
have a good one is something you say to someone you don't know at all or you don't want to know at all. A bs way to avoid talking anymore. There's no thought put into what you actually want the per...
Image from "On Being" Restoring The Body by LouiseSilk
Trauma really does confront you with the best and the worst. You see the horrendous things that people do to each other, but you also see resiliency, the power of love, the power of caring, the pow...
Jane Lotter's pin Dying With Dignity by LouiseSilk
One of the few advantages of dying from Grade 3, Stage IIIC endometrial cancer, recurrent and metastasized to the liver and abdomen, is that you have time to write your own obituary. (The other adv...
A9V4_apple_a_day.jpeg An Apple A Day by LouiseSilk
The Boston New Balance Foundation Obesity Prevention Center addresses obesity through research that explains how fast food causes weight gain in adolescents, how reducing sugary beverages causes we...
2BLE_froebel_gifts.jpg Play by LouiseSilk
While, here in Michigan with my granddaughters, someone sent me this TED talk about two sisters who are teaching through crochet.   They lead me to the first organized early-childhood educational m...