Category Archives: easy and affordable accommodations

Inclusion Sermon

(Recently I was asked by a local synagogue to give a Friday night sermon on the inclusion of people who have disabilities in the synagogue and in Jewish life.  This is the text:) The Torah portion this week tells of … Continue reading 

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An Inhospitable Inn

It was Thanksgiving, my favorite holiday, and we were in another state visiting family.  I was happy; our airport experiences had gone well, our flight had gone reasonably well and we were checking in at the hotel we’d stayed at … Continue reading 

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Retail Claustrophobia

Suffering from boredom and no longer willing to watch the hometown football team screw up another fourth quarter lead, I headed out to shop.  I don’t know why I opted to go to the mall on a Sunday afternoon.  I … Continue reading 

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