OmerChallenge: The Wrap Up

Now that the dust has settled, I wanted to summarize my first attempt at a blog challenge. I wasn’t able to go back and fill in the “missing” 19 days of the challenge, but I did get all 30 days blogged and posted on time. Once again, I want to thank my friend “Mada” for the inspiration. Here are all the post subjects, with links to each one: Omer 19: Meaning behind your blog name Omer ... read more

OmerChallenge: Day 49

Today is forty-nine days which are seven weeks in the Omer. Hayom tish’ah v-arba’im yom shehaym shiv’ah shavuot la-omer. What is you best memory from second seder, when the Omer began? photo credit: revenante One of the quotes from seder sticks with me: Standing on the parted shores of history we still believe what we were taught before ever we stood at Sinai’s foot; that wherever we go,... read more

OmerChallenge: Day 48

Today is forty-eight days which are six weeks and six days in the Omer. Hayom shmonah v-arba’im yom shehaym shishah shavuot veshishah yamim la-omer. 5 things you are thankful for photo credit: mtsofan My wife. If I am a good person at all, it is due to the impact she has had on me throughout my life. I am the man I have become in a large part for her and because of her. My kids. They often demand... read more

OmerChallenge: Day 47

Today is forty-seven days which are six weeks and five days in the Omer. Hayom shiv’ah v-arba’im yom shehaym shishah shavuot vechamishah yamim la-omer. A photo of the inside of your car Sorry it’s a little messy I haven’t cleaned it in +50-227.6... read more

OmerChallenge: Day 46

Today is forty-six days which are six weeks and four days in the Omer. Hayom shishah v-arba’im yom shehaym shishah shavuot ve-arba’ah yamim la-omer. Your favorite poem I’m not much of a poetry buff. I like it things that I’ve heard, but I don’t actively seek out poetry. But my friend Noah Budin turned me on to this Billy Collins poem, with the appropriate title... read more

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