Day 25 9. 3 GET SOMETHING NEW

High Holy Days Journey with Amichai Lau-Lavie: 40 ways in 40 days to find your focus         My mother used to get my brothers and I new white shirts for Rosh Hashanah, and then we’d wear it for Friday nights through the winter, and get another new one for the Seder. The […]

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Day 24 9. 2 SEND A WISH

High Holy Days Journey with Amichai Lau-Lavie: 40 ways in 40 days to find your focus     One of the fun things about growing up religious and was that I got a lot opportunities to express my artistic side. There was Purim of course, with early attempts at drag, there were challah covers and […]

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Day 23 9. 1 SO SORRY

High Holy Days Journey with Amichai Lau-Lavie: 40 ways in 40 days to find your focus     It is now one week before Rosh Ha’Shanna, seven days to 5771. The heat is on. Increased traffic in noticed on Jewish cooking sites and High Holidays ticket sales are in full volume. Are you ready? We’ve […]

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Day 22 8.31 LIGHTS OUT

High Holy Days Journey with Amichai Lau-Lavie: 40 ways in 40 days to find your focus     Lights out   On a grumpy low functioning tired day like today, I pause to re-consider my sleeping patterns – how much sleep do I really need in order to function well, and to function best?  Am I […]

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Day 21 8.30 RE-VIEW

High Holy Days Journey with Amichai Lau-Lavie: 40 ways in 40 days to find your focus     Re-View   How happy are you, on a 1-10 scale? This question led to this journey, now 21 days in, on the path to focus, clarity, and a higher score on the happiness score. Benchmark data/mid-way: Day by […]

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