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  Bubbe Wisdom - Unraveling the threads of life. A blog by Louise Silk.
35Y4_New_Library.jpg Lighten The Load by LouiseSilk
I woke up with a hangover this morning. It wasn’t from the expected drugs or alcohol but from the hard labor of the final attempt to clean up of my library. While I am proud that we were able to el...
C2CP_pinterest.jpeg PINTEREST Update by LouiseSilk
I depend on Pinterest to keep track of all of my design inspirations, project ideas for my students, my knitting patterns, my recipes, and my yoga practice- not to mention shared boards with the fa...
F1EN_Liz_s_dark_hole.jpg My Depression by LouiseSilk
Knowing that the next trip of EKC will begin this Sunday brings me back to my own great camp memories. I went to a small camp in Northern Pennsylvania very near Chautauqua. It was a magical place t...
AYX3_SSQuiltII.jpg The Next Generation of Quilt Making by LouiseSilk
From our personal rich heritage, Sarah knows that there is nothing finer than sleeping under a handmade quilt. In between our efforts to launch our Second Collection at SilkDenim , she has begun ha...
89OM_Reality_of_Us.jpg One Proof Of A Broken Democracy by LouiseSilk
America is a nation founded on an ideal that all people are equal and have a stake in how our nation is governed. While we may not always succeed, ours is a history of pursuing this vision. It’s no...
CEZT_to_go_bag.jpg Bring Your Bag, Your Silverware, Your Take-Out Container, Your Schmatta by LouiseSilk
June 30 th was the last day anyone could legally use polystyrene foam products in New York City. This includes everything from plastic foam coffee cups to packaging peanuts. The reason is that they...
IHKO_Sanders.jpeg GO FOR IT BERNIE! by LouiseSilk

2K3B_Bubby_s.jpg It’s A Meat Factory, It’s A Cruise Ship, It’s The New And Improved Whitney by LouiseSilk
I have many memories of going to the Biennials held at The Whitney Museum in NYC. There I was introduced to many of my mentors, Jasper Johns, Frank Stella, Elizabeth Murray, Chuck Close to name jus...
4B2H_airplane_sunset.jpg Summer Solstice by LouiseSilk
Our summer solstice arrives this Sunday, June 21, 2015 at 12:38 p.m. bringing us to a place in space where the entire Northern Hemisphere has its longest day and shortest night along with the highe...