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October 11, 2013 7:06 PM
A time aside...the time
You summed it up. A time aside...the time
October 10, 2013 10:05 PM
This is the only time my husband and I just relax and enjoy each other's company. You are so right G-d gave us the Shabbot.
October 10, 2013 3:15 PM
That is exactly how I describe it. Thank you so much for a wonderful commentary!
October 10, 2013 2:32 PM
nail on the head
I agree completely with everything you said. I honestly feel sorry for the people who do not observe Shabbat. It is a time to reconnect and regenerate in every way. Thank you for always knowing what and how to say it. I look forward to "Lori, Almost Live!"
October 10, 2013 1:42 PM
Just a wonderful commentary
This Shabbat commentary was just great!!!! A super piece....that I will send on to other like-minded persons!! Miss Lori must have a great sense of humor...it just comes right through...impossible to hide!! Mazal Tov on this ......
October 10, 2013 2:16 PM
Love It! This will be great to do for family night, no cell phones! Lol
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