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A selfie with, from left, the author, her Aunt Norma Wolfson and her mother, Carol Jaffe. Photo courtesy of Wendy Jaffe

The gift of expressing love in the present

Why do we always begin to think about people when they die? I think we should think about people while they’re still alive! — C. JoyBell ...
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The write words

My father rarely wrote anything down. Take birthday cards, for example: While my mother would embellish the printed message with sweet, loving ...
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My 20-Year parenting anniversary

By the time you read this, I will have a 20-year-old daughter. It seems like yesterday she was drinking from baby bottles, watching “Barney & ...
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Teach, That They May Learn

This fall, Crenshaw High School valedictorian Christerbell Ahaiwe will start her freshman year at UCLA. What her new classmates might not realize ...
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Memories Are Made of These

The first-ever Orzeh Day took place on May 25, but please don’t be offended that you weren’t included. Luncheon invitations were only sent to ...
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