My Personal Cantor

Me, Nervous? Officiating the Biggest Wedding Ceremony in My Career

Heck no.  Why should I be nervous? Because tomorrow I am officiating the biggest wedding ceremony in my career?  For a family known throughout the world for RATING people?  Well, yeah, ok…I’m nervous.  I didn’t say I wasn’t confident, but when you know that people who write about what people do for a living are … Read more

The Psychology of Blogging

There is so much to know about this wondrous activity called blogging. I remember the first time I heard about this thing called a blog.  Hmmm, a web-log, eh? Kind of like a diary?  Yes. Kind of like a journal?  Yes. Kind of like a documentary?  Ok, that too. “It’s so easy”, I was told.  … Read more

Jersey continues … The Evening of Max’s Bar Mitzvah

It is the eve of Max’s Bar Mitzvah.  I am back in the hotel, after spending the last few hours reading and preparing for tonight, and reflecting on the last 24 hours.  My heart is pounding for some reason, today, like that feeling you get when the police car turns his lights on behind you.  … Read more

I Need Help – I Want to Attract REAL People into My Life

So, now that I have your attention….. I am drowning in a world of Social Media I do not understand. Though it fascinates me, I could spend as many hours (if not more) on trying to figure out what to do with Facebook, Twitter, Linked In, Ustream, YouTube, and goodness knows whatever other resources are … Read more

Hope. On the day of President Obama’s Inauguration – My hope for..HOPE

Today, as I watch the Presidential Inauguration, just as millions around the world are watching, I am moved, and inspired. No more, and no less than millions around the world are inspired, but enough so, for those feelings to change my life, and invigorate me to make passionate commitments in my life, about how to … Read more

January … Getting Back on Track

So, I’ve really taken another writing hiatus, over the last few weeks, and I’m ready to get back in the saddle, again. October, November, and December were the busiest months I have ever had, and I felt like I just needed to take some time away from business, to focus on life, in general.  With … Read more

I Am So Grateful that I Can Do What I Love the Most | Having a Love Affair With My Days and Nights

Was just sitting here, at Keith and Faith’s destination wedding in St. Maarten, wondering if I had really talked about how grateful I was and totally in the most incredible love with what I do and what life has brought me this year.  And then I remembered – Yes, I have.  But, it can never … Read more

The Beauty of Jewish – Done Right!

Jewish-Interfaith wedding ceremony

I just read Rabbi Lev Ba’esh’s post over on www.Interfaithfamily.com, one of my most favorite Interfaith relationship resources, and was touched by how similar our experiences and positions are on performing Interfaith wedding ceremonies. Anyone who reads my story on my website knows that when I married Wayne, my Christian ex-husband, the list of available Rabbis … Read more

Thanks, and Giving … Thanksgiving a Year Later

One year ago, today, my website had just launched, and my Jewish-Interfaith wedding ceremonies, Bar Mitzvah & Bat Mitzvah, and other Jewish lifecycle topics blog was in its beginning stages.  I remembered, today, that on that day a year ago, I wrote a blog entry about Thanks and Giving, and I decided it was the … Read more