Jewish Journal

Choking On Victory

By Chava Tombosky

April 27, 2010 | 12:31 pm

“Choke up on the bat, throw the barrel, stick it in the mud, don’t heave your chest, use your arms, keep your eye on the ball.” 

This is the frequent rhetoric being thrown at my... read on

  • Mump’d

    By Chava Tombosky

    April 19, 2010 | 2:03 am

    The table is set for Shabbat with the crystal and china.  Even got out the pressed cloth napkins for my special guests.  I made a killer meal.  It’s one hour before dinner and I’ve managed to carve out a little “me” time. I took a shower and fell asleep only to be woken by a... read on

  • Science Fair Hell- Redo

    By Chava Tombosky

    April 12, 2010 | 11:20 pm

    Yesterday’s blog was all about my beef with science fairs today and while I was growing up and how much I hated them to the point that I decided to do the unconventional by proving in my 11th grade science fair project that science fairs were a waste of time and that all the... read on

  • Science Fair Hell

    By Chava Tombosky

    April 11, 2010 | 6:21 pm

    The time has come where my children are scheduled for yet ANOTHER science fair.  Another hundred bucks at Michael’s spent. Another series of fighting with them to tackle their boards with colored paper, graphs, and photos.  It’s like a dank black dark cloud hovers over our home... read on