Our Temple Emanu-El Shabbaton concluded with a Havdalah service under the stars on a crisp, clear evening in February. Ella holds our family’s candle just before it is extinguished in the wine cup signifying the end of Shabbat and the beginning of another week. For more information and pictures from the Shabbaton, visit the Lomdim …
Maddy is a talented artist and this is one of my favourite pieces she has done. This preceded her “wing period” in which all she ever draws is wings – birds, mythical winged beings, girls with wings sprouting from their back, and often just plain disembodied wings. Unfortunately, she’s still in the wing period.
We celebrated the first day of spring with a fun-filled Purim carnival. Leigh-Anne did the make-up for everyone.
All that planning and preparation, months of practicing and it was all over in the blink of an eye. Maddy was remarkably poised, Leigh-Anne was proud and I was beaming. Photography for the event was ably handled by Jessica on whose blog site you can find sample pictures from the Tuesday afternoon rehearsal and the …
Getting ready for a Sunday afternoon nap.
Three of the best kids a dad could hope for!
Maddy is far more photogenic than she is photographic.