babies and pregnancy · Dr. Seuss · Hispanics/Latinos · Jews/Jewish/Judaism/Orthodox Judaism · language

Aliza Hits Latina Magazine and more….

Pick up the current issue of Latina magazine and you’ll find a familiar face amidst the pages: mine. Check out page 84 of the February issue for my latest piece, “Not-So-Foreign Language” where I chronicle my battles to stay fluent in Spanish in the face of assimilation and cultural conflict. If you’re savvy, you might… Continue reading Aliza Hits Latina Magazine and more….

Dr. Seuss · gym · Jews/Jewish/Judaism/Orthodox Judaism · marriage · medications · Riverdale · teaching · writing

Juggling Badly

One of my favorite Dr. Seuss quotes (and I have many) goes something like this: “So be sure when you stepStep with care and great tactAnd remember that Life’sA Great Balancing Act.Just never forget to be dexterous and deftAnd never mix up your right foot with your left.And will you succeed?Yes, you will indeed!(98 and… Continue reading Juggling Badly