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  Bubbe Wisdom - Unraveling the threads of life. A blog by Louise Silk.
77K_mother_and_daughter.jpg The Other Side Of The Coin by LouiseSilk
In the last blog , I told you about my daughter, Sarah. Now it’s my turn. When I was a little girl I didn’t do anything to speak of until I took a 7 th grade sewing class where I discovered my affi...
41T2_SilkDenim_Bag_01_InUse.jpg All Grown Up by LouiseSilk
Once upon a time there was an adorable, lovable, little girl named Sarah. When she was a toddler she would take great care coordinating her daily choice of outfits. By the time she was six, she had...
HY46_brownies.jpg The Raw Brownie by LouiseSilk
I am about to change your life with the most pure edible satisfying sweet ever: The Raw Brownie Ingredients: 2 cups whole walnuts 2 ½ cups Medjool dates, pitted 1 cup raw cacao 1 cup raw unsalted a...
JCUV_Cookie_Monster.jpg Intuitive Eating by LouiseSilk
7 Intuitive Eating Guidelines Created by Geneen Roth 1. Eat when you are physically hungry. 2. Eat sitting down in a calm environment. 3. Eat without distractions such as radio, television, newspap...
26BM_minimum_wage_protest.jpg What Will It Take To Have A Living Wage? by LouiseSilk
There are some places where I say to myself- it would be really fun to work here. IKEA is one of them but could I afford to? They recently announced a new, higher wage structure beginning in 2015 t...
C9XC_Modest_but_Zealous.jpg Modest but Zealous by LouiseSilk
It’s my dad’s yahrzeit. He died in 1998 of a broken heart trying to care for my Alzheimer diseased mother, his wife of over fifty years. Alzheimer's is a progressive disease. There's currently no w...
F59W_Soul.JPG Ego In Oneness by LouiseSilk
God has never made a mistake in creating individual egos over and over again. We make mistakes in not knowing how to integrate these egos and heal them. Gratefulness is the heart of a well-lived li...
KU6F_6_word_example.jpg An Oxymoron When It Comes To Jews by LouiseSilk
Legend has it Ernest Hemingway bet a group of friends that he could tell a story using only six words. He grabbed the nearest napkin and wrote: For sale: baby shoes, never worn. He won the bet. The...
AFZ6_Our_Teacher_Training.jpg The Yogi’s Life Of Constant Change by LouiseSilk
It’s been a long time since I mentioned my yoga practice but as with all things it’s path is quite unpredictable. I now have 200 hours of teacher training under my belt and have been certified to t...
J35R_Veggie_Burgers.jpg Bad News For Us Fast Food Vegetarians by LouiseSilk
I just learned that my favorite fast food: The Boca Burger is not healthy! How could that be? Because Boca Burgers are made from soybeans bathed in a product called hexane. Hexane extracts the oil ...