Archive for October 12th, 2007

Weekend in NJ – Saturday

Friday, October 12th, 2007

We were in New Jersey last weekend for Heidi’s wedding. Heidi is the youngest child of Arlene’s first cousin Diane. She’s the only person of that generation (other than my own kids) whose date of birth I know. We were staying at Diane’s sister’s house in Albuquerque when the phone call came to say she […]

New siddurim

Friday, October 12th, 2007

Last night (Weds 10 Oct) we went to shul so Arlene could say kaddish for her father. We reached for the prayerbooks and, what’s this?! Unfamiliar new-looking prayerbooks. We had been there just under two weeks ago for the anniversary of Arlene’s grandmother’s death, and these were new since then. We found out as soon […]