Happy Hanukkah!

In a few hours, the sun will go down here on the West Coast, and we’ll begin our eight-night Festival of Lights. (For the Gentiles in the audience, this darn holiday is all over the secular map, because it falls on the 25th day of the month of Kislev, in an ancient Jewish calendar that was never “standardized” with a leap year correction). So here it is, Dec. 4, and we’ve managed to rip down all the Turkey decorations and get our dreidels on the walls, and shop for and wrap presents for 3 kids x 8 nights. You do the math. I’m too exhausted.

Hanukkah

Still, very quickly, few cool resources for Jewish PWDS:

The Jewish Diabetes Association

Jewish Friends with Diabetes

Nechama Cohen’s EnLITEned Kosher Cooking book

Adam Chandler’s Chanukkah Song (8 Craaazy Nights :)

Hag sameach! (Happy Holiday!)

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9 Responses

  1. Adam
    Adam December 4, 2007 at 3:21 pm | | Reply

    YAY!!!
    Happy Hanukkah!

  2. Bernard Farrell
    Bernard Farrell December 4, 2007 at 3:23 pm | | Reply

    Happy Hanukkah Amy (and family)

  3. Lili
    Lili December 4, 2007 at 3:45 pm | | Reply

    Happy Chanukah!

  4. Tracie
    Tracie December 4, 2007 at 5:05 pm | | Reply

    Happy Hanukkah!

    Amy, this is totally off topic but I have to ask.. would you consider offering full feeds instead of the partial excerpts? I end up NOT clicking through much of the time because I’m usually reading on the fly so I miss a lot of your posts.. :(

  5. Scott
    Scott December 4, 2007 at 5:57 pm | | Reply

    Speaking from experience as a gentile, I can say that Jewish Friends with Diabetes is a great and helpful diabetes resource for people of all religious backgrounds. Hag sameach!

  6. Elizabeth
    Elizabeth December 4, 2007 at 8:00 pm | | Reply

    Have a wonderful Hanukkah, Amy!

  7. AmyT
    AmyT December 5, 2007 at 7:09 am | | Reply

    Hi Tracie,

    I had to cut down to partial feeds to avoid plagiarism. But you can also follow DiabetesMine.com by signing up for the email alerts, here:
    http://www.feedblitz.com/f/?Sub=300407

    Then you get my stuff right in your inbox. Thx!

  8. Mark
    Mark December 5, 2007 at 10:17 am | | Reply

    If you go to the Jewish Diabetes Association web page there is the following link: “DUE TO FIRE CLICK HERE FOR OUR NEW ADDRESS.” I hope it had nothing to do with Hanukkah.

  9. Elinor
    Elinor December 5, 2007 at 11:15 am | | Reply

    Happy Chanukah to one and All.

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