Jewish Journal


By Chava Tombosky

September 26, 2010 | 11:20 pm

Meir: You know who my favorite figure in “Fiddler on the Roof” is?

Me:  No, who?

Meir: Tevya

Me: Why is that?

Meir: Because he was just a good dad trying to protect his family.

  • Eat, Pray, and Love Your Story

    By Chava Tombosky

    September 22, 2010 | 6:34 pm

    A few nights ago I went to see “Eat, Pray, Love”.  I was pleasantly surprised to see that a movie of this introspective caliber got made. The script... More.

  • Opportunity Knocks

    By Chava Tombosky

    September 16, 2010 | 6:55 pm

    With this Yom Kippur leering at me like a large impending ruling, it became evident that I needed a serious shift in how I was going to look at this... More.

  • Pay It Forward

    By Chava Tombosky

    September 8, 2010 | 10:20 am

    Tonight is Rosh Hashanah. Oh the pressure. ‘Cause if it’s not enough to deal with lots of baking, cooking and cleaning, organizing, and shopping,... More.

  • Great Advice

    By Chava Tombosky

    September 8, 2010 | 1:35 am

    Me: “It hurts me when I do this….”(picture me moving my elbow)

    My DAD: “So don’t do that.”

    Me: “But it hurts when I touch my arm.”

    My DAD: “So... More.

  • Dr. Seymour Butts Gives The Best Medicine

    By Chava Tombosky

    September 7, 2010 | 1:34 am

    I admit I haven’t been as prolific as my usual. The truth is, when you’re mourning for someone you love, all you do all day is think about the person... More.