Joy with Readers at PJ Library in NYC

Joy with Readers at PJ Library in NYC

We recently were able to travel to New York City to speak with PJ Library, an amazing organization that mails free Jewish books and music to families with Jewish children throughout the world.  We feel fortunate we could present our book before the world went on...

On the Book Tour Trail

On the Book Tour Trail

Happy New Year! We had a delightful time at our recent book signing and reading that was held on Sunday, Jan 5th, at Diesel, The Bookstore in the Brentwood Country Mart. Lots of folks came out and we had the opportunity to speak about mindful grandparenting. Next stop...

Speak Mindfully

Speak Mindfully

The following is an excerpt from the book Grandparenting: Renew, Relive, Rejoice.   “Six Points of Mindful Speech: Speak slowly, enunciate clear- ly, be concise, listen to yourself, listen to others, use silence as a part of speech.” Chogyam Trungpa It’s...

Accept What Is

Accept What Is

The following is an excerpt from the book Grandparenting: Renew, Relive, Rejoice.   “The moment you accept what troubles you’ve been given, the door will open.” Rumi   It is not easy to let go of judgments and expectations, and “accept what is,” especially...

Respond Rather than React

Respond Rather than React

The following is an excerpt from the book Grandparenting: Renew, Relive, Rejoice.   “Respond from the center of the hurricane, rather than reacting from the chaos of a storm.” George Mumford You may have found yourself “reacting” to a stressful situation with...