Feeling overwhelmed and blessed

This month I have 3 great grandchildren’s birthdays. 1 grandson, and my wonderful daughters birthday 5 days later.

Let’s face it that is a lot. Gifts, party’s, shopping. You get the picture.
At this time in my life I am more interested in making memories with my family. I want them to remember me when I am gone by things we did together.  It came to me last night that I really want them to know that they have a Jewish great grandmother. My grandchildren are aware, but they have intermarried and I am afraid their heritage, their Jewish great grandmother and the culture will be lost to them. Will it all end with me?  I know my children will continue traditions as they see fit. Not quite the same as having a Bubbe.

What are the greatest gifts we can bestow upon our offspring. Traditions, culture, family values. It sounds old fashion, but the truth is that is what endures. We can leave money, houses, bonds, all sorts of material things. All that can be lost, broken, taken. They can also br replaced. What can’t be replaced are experiences, traditions, values, memories.

I am overwhelmed with the significance of my life. The amazing gifts of having my family. We are four generations. I am grateful for all of it.

What counts in your life? What are you grateful for? What do you want to preserve, pass on?
Think about all of this and write it down.

Blessings and love, Malka


  1. With the expansion, lawmakers anticipated additional funding for infrastructure projects while concurrently creating jobs after the 2008 recession. “This is a way to claim money that should be going to the state that’s currently not,” stated Rep. Dan Shaul, R-Imperial, who is the sponsor 토토사이트 of HB 2088. He stated the estimated 14,000 rogue video slot machines currently in Missouri are siphoning money from the state finances and operating with out rules. The Goldilocks precept has additionally helped the state’s 4 Vegas-style casinos rebound from the pandemic. According to knowledge from the New York State Gaming Commission, slot machines in the Empire State generated $412.7 million with 5,385 items between April 2019 to March 2020.


Post a Comment

Popular posts from this blog

What are you learning?

What a day!

I have been in hiding....time for a reboot!