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  Bubbe Wisdom - Unraveling the threads of life. A blog by Louise Silk.
500M_ThisLandIsYourLand.jpg WOODY SEZ by LouiseSilk
"There's a feeling in music and it carries you back down the road you have traveled and makes you travel it again. Sometimes when I hear music I think back over my days - and a feeling that is fift...
HO44_MegaBus_to_DC.jpg On The Road by LouiseSilk
I am writing and posting this a day early because I will be spending the weekend in our nation’s capital. I got the transportation deal: a $10.50 Megabus ticket. What is doubly cool is that because...
FZUQ_Yin_And_Yang___The_Tree_Of_Life.jpg The Perfect Balance by LouiseSilk
In Kabbalah , The Ein Sof restricts its Infinite Self to emanate into our world through ten divine attributes. Two of these are chesed and gevorah . Chesed , loving-kindness, is the innate ability ...
IOT_Our_Bodies.jpg VOTE! by LouiseSilk
My first entry as a blogger was exactly two years ago- urging people to vote in response to this video explaining the new phenomena of that day: the tea-party.   Where are we today? A Romney win wo...
EUHY_espressos.jpg Need Some Energy? by LouiseSilk
I won’t bore you with my ongoing health saga, other than to say, through a series of incidents, I decided it was necessary to detox from an Excedrin habit I acquired long ago during my youth. Being...
LDVE_black_swan.jpg The Black Swan Has Arrived by LouiseSilk
“Every time you have an occasion to take something from the federal government and send it back to the states, that’s the right direction. And if you can go even further and send it back to the pri...
Sandy Over Cuba Prepared? by LouiseSilk
"The total is greater than the sum of the individual parts." Louis Uccellini, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration It starts with Sandy a late summer hurricane from the tropics, moving n...
Clifford-Harper Illustration A Book Review: The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by LouiseSilk
Every once in awhile a book comes along that totally captures my fancy. This time it is The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry , a heart-warming tale by British author, Rachel Joyce. It’s the story ...
8776_Newsweek_67.jpg Going Digital by LouiseSilk
I just finished reading my first book- downloaded from the Carnegie Library to my Iphone. It was fun, easy and portable. Proof that the time is fast approaching when all of our reading materials wi...
GUCV_Gen_X.jpg Generation X by LouiseSilk
By the time I was born, part of the story was over. Rory Kennedy This week, Rory Kennedy will premiere an HBO documentary about her mother, Ethel Kennedy. Rory is the youngest child of Robert Kenne...