Category: Rivki D. Rosenwald Esq., CLC, SDS

  Trying to get everything done….Trying to buy as much as you can…Trying to fill all your needs. Standing on long lines with all your purchases.  Feeling pressured, feeling rushed.  Trying to do it all before the end of the day.   They call it Black Friday. I call it every Friday!!! The venue, of…

  Honestly, I don’t know why we don’t call this holiday – Thanks Chicken?  After all, it’s all about the foul. How big, how many pounds, how many can it feed?!   We don’t want to just eat a meal and not know what we are celebrating! We all love meaning!  I guess it was…

  “I need something to eat!!!!!”- Is probably the last phrase anyone is likely to utter these days. At least, If they’ve just been through the last bout of holidays. Not to, Gd forbid, reduce the holidays to an eating marathon! Still, if we think that, in general, we eat way too much on a…

  You’ve got to be impressed with this religion. In preparation for the fast day, we have a fast day! One would have thought that one was enough in such a short time period.   The 10 days of repentance start and end with a fast day! So maybe there’s a way to look at…

  We are very into abbreviations. Especially, now that we communicate almost more by text than talk. People just don’t talk much anymore. They won’t say I’m a Physician’s Assistant or a Physical Therapist. They’ll say I’m a PA or a PT.   But think back-Did anyone ever used to say I’m a BM. Well,…

  When the baby boom generation was growing up, Catskill comedians were a big phenomenon. Entertainment in the mountains was always a comedian.   And everyone was in the mountains! No one took an airplane anywhere and no one had air conditioning. Therefore, the “cool” mountains, and I mean cool air not cool crowd, was…