Chinese lanterns

1 Family, 4 New Year Celebrations, 0 Resolutions

Until this year, it never even occurred to me that four celebrations to observe one phenomenon—the passage of time—could be considered, well, a lot. And it’s kind of confusing to boot, especially for my 5-year-old, whose birthday just happens to fall on January 1st.


In Dreams Begin Responsibility: A Review of Girl Meets God

Review of Girl Meets God: On the Path to a Spiritual Life by Lauren Winner, a personal memoir about a young woman?s conversion from Judaism to Christianity in search of spirituality and truth.