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Autumn’s Coming!

by Debra Frick on 10/21/2013

Autumn’s Coming! By Debra Frick Crisp and Cool days that follow summer’s heat, Everyone’s getting ready for trick or treat, Apples being mashed for apple cider, The mash falling as we sit on the glider, The smell of warm donuts fill the air, This is the answer to Autumn’s prayer, A riot of colors Red, […]

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We are Part Way Through

by amy March 27, 2013 Holidays & New Moons
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We are part way through the lunar month.  Today’s is full moon; yesterday (really the night before) began Passover; and before that the Spring Equinox.  For those of us who were busy with spring cleaning, we might have missed the significance of this lunar month. Melinda Ribner did an incredible post 2 weeks ago detailing […]

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A Tu B’Shevat Response

by amy January 27, 2013 Holidays & New Moons
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I hadn’t planned to comment on the Tu B’Shevat debate that starting to occur – whether to celebrate it from the more traditional masculine direction or from the more divine feminine.   Melinda Ribner’s post opened discussion between the esoteric/spiritual religious practices and going back to its earlier root which had a more Feminine focus on […]

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Happy Tu B’Shevat !! The Highest Day of the Year

by Melinda January 26, 2013 Holidays & New Moons
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From the Teachings of Melinda Ribner Are you yearning for new beginnings in your life? Are you spiritually hungry for something new, something deeper? I know that I am.  Let’s take heart.  The holiday of Tu B’shevat will be here this Shabbos. Tu B’Shevat, the New Year for the Trees, is a most awesome day […]

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Melinda Ribner on the month of Tevet and Batya

by Mindy January 3, 2013 Holidays & New Moons
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Happy Secular New Year! As we enter this calendar year of 2013, we are also entering the new book of Torah entitled Shemot when means Names. Though this book is called Shemot because it begins with a listing of the names of the sons of Jacob in Egypt, there may be a deeper reason for […]

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