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  Bubbe Wisdom - Unraveling the threads of life. A blog by Louise Silk.
HHL1_Doublerainbow.jpg Imperfection by LouiseSilk
Page 45 From Receiving God by Jason Shulman Imperfection actually turns out to have an element of beauty. The universe has more of one type of matter than another. Things are basically unequal. If ...
6LY_spacelovepant.jpeg The Continuing Quest For the Perfect Yoga Pant by LouiseSilk
There was an article in today’s New York Times about the newest form of hot yoga. Hot yoga has never had any appeal to me, but in the article I latched onto the line: students wearing recycled-bott...
B4D_Mandela_1.jpg For the Honor of Greatness by LouiseSilk
Celebrating Mandela:   In Song In Pictures As History As a Living Legacy
66SO_Young_Hockney.jpg Making Every Day Count or What You See Is What You Get by LouiseSilk
I'm just finishing my middle period now, at 76. I'll be beginning the late period soon. David Hockney   Featuring 398 works made since 2002, David Hockney: A Bigger Picture runs through Jan. 20 at ...
RamDas Then A Perfectly Imperfect Practice by LouiseSilk
How To Respond To Your Personal Suffering from Page 90 of Polishing The Mirror by Ram Dass Here is a brief checklist of some ways to approach your death:   Live your life consciously and fully. Lea...
F7P4_turkey.jpg The Supersized American Turkey by LouiseSilk
Alexis Madrigal writes in the Nov 27th issue of Atlantic: It is an  extra  big Thanksgiving for turkeys this year.  Mark it down: in 2013, the average weight for American produced turkey crossed 30...
3XJY_Book_of_Ages.jpg Who is Jane Franklin Mecom? by LouiseSilk
If you want to have a fascinating look at early American life, read Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin by Jill Lepore. Jane Franklin Mecom was Benjamin Franklin’s younger sister. ...
J4DK_JFK.jpg An Untimely Death by LouiseSilk
November 22, 1963: Death of Our President Fifty years ago today. We are forever changed.
J0EF_GoldieBlox.jpg It’s Time For GoldieBlox by LouiseSilk
For the past 100 years, construction toys have inspired our boys to be thinkers, builders, and inventors. Our girls deserve the same...I created GoldieBlox because I believe that every girl is more...