Jump on Board!

My friend sent me this awesome picture. Her daughter is on this ship serving our country. I must say I was mesmerized by this picture. But my focus was not on the ship. I noticed the people watching the ship … Read More

Everything Has A Reason

This past weekend I had two instances with people I love calling me to tell me news that could be regarded as maybe not so good. Their program didn’t work out as they planned it, they didn’t get the opportunity … Read More

Direct Your Compass!

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education just sent me this photo that they have in their archives asking if I can identify the time or the place this picture was taken. Oh, my—it was 1988, I believe. It … Read More

The Stories That Make Us

To fly somewhere requires one to know your destination. In order to pick up your bags from the right baggage claim, you need to know where they came from. This parallels life. A full journey has a beginning and a … Read More

Judaism- Is there a place for God?

It is the last Shabbat in 2018! WooHoo!! That is a terrific time of the year, right? Time to reflect back and simultaneously move forward. We are beginning the story of Exodus in synagogues all over the world this weekend! … Read More

Is Judaism A Seller’s Market?

Last week I talked about Judaism as a buyer’s market. I received several comments! Let me share one of the responses from a dear friend of mine: “Dorice, Great blog but you have it backwards. Judaism is the Seller and … Read More

How much will you pay to buy Judaism?

What am I taking about? Is Judaism for sale and I did not know it?? This past weekend, I went to a conference at the Palo Alto Jewish Community Center (JCC), titled “Z3.” The letter Z standing for the word … Read More