You can’t homeshul if you’re never home

Last week I returned to work full time after six years of part-time employment (and full time parenting, of course.) I’ve spent most of my waking hours in meetings and setting up my classroom in anticipation of the first day of school. Tomorrow. I haven’t been blogging much because, well, I just haven’t been home much.
I look forward to blogging about this new direction, in which most of my time is spent providing a Jewish education to other people’s children, instead of my own (although in fact, my daughter Ella will my student this year!) But for now, the most important thing is to get a good night sleep.

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posted September 1, 2009 at 10:33 pm

B’hatzlacha!! You may remember that I taught Ben in Kindergarten. And believe it or not, last night I dreamt that I was back at Schechter preparing to teach second grade and you were filling me in, having taught it the year before.
Reality is that I started my first class in Interior Design today. Quite a different bag!

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posted September 2, 2009 at 12:14 am

good luck:-) and remember, you actually *can’t* do it all…you can only do your best. and you’re right – enough sleep makes it all better.

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posted September 2, 2009 at 12:50 am

i love your title on this one. I am going to plaster it to my forehead this year. thank you.

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