S: A Tale of 25 Years
FC: 25 | Years | A Tale of...
1: Our journey begins... | In this book, we attempt to tell the tale of the (first) 25 years of the marriage of YOSSI and YAFFIE Simpson. To be continued I"YH for many more happy years! | HAPPY ANNIVERSARY! Love always, Sendy, Frumie, Shimon, Mendy, Sara'le, Zalmen, Chaim, Chaya, Etti and Mendel & Moussia Dubrawsky
3: After receiving the Bracha of the REBBE, the engagement was celebrated with a VORT which took place in SHVAT 5746, in the OHELEI TORAH hall in Crown Heights. L'chaim!
4: Finally, after quite the long engagement, it was time for the WEDDING, which took place on YUD TES SIVAN, 5746 in MONTREAL, Canada, hometown of the Kallah. Mazel Tov to YAFFIE and YOSSI! Rumor had it that it was the nicest wedding Montreal had ever seen.
5: First came SHEVA BRACHOS, then there was SHANA RISHONA- Sivan 5746-5747 | Sheva Brachos | Sheva Brachos | Trip to Florida | Trip to Florida
6: Mazel Tov! On 23 Av, 5747 FRUMIE is born. | On 23 AV, 5747, Yossi and Yaffie become parents when FRUMIE is born at 6:49 Pm. only two weeks after Tisha B'av!
7: Soon, the oldest SON is born. On 26 NISSAN, 5749, only a few days after Pesach, SHIMON was welcomed into the family!
8: Less than a year and a 1/2 later, MENDY is born on 17 TAMMUZ 5750 | Purim | These two fingers... | Trip to the park | Wellspirngs, 5751 | Cutie Pie!
9: Time flew by, and soon it was SHIMON's UPSHERNISH. It was celebrated in Beis Menachem Nochum on Chof Vov Nissan, 5752 | Car Rides | Post- Upsherin! | Out for lunch | Welcome to Lubavitcher Yeshiva! | Barry Studios
11: And then, for a little while, there were 3.
12: In 5753, on 14 Kislev, SARA'LE was born. 763 Montgomery became home to the Simpson family. And that summer was MENDY"S UPSHERIN. | Barry Studios | Early days in the new house | Baby Sara'le | Brotherly Love.
13: When Sara'le was 15 months old, after Shalach Manos had already been packed, on 10 ADAR, 5754, ZALMEN was born. Now there were more boys than girls :) | One of the many Boro Park visits
14: In 5755, two of Yaffies' brothers got married! The family took a trip to Connecticut and CALIFORNIA. That flight home was some trip!
15: ON 12 Shvat,5756, Erev Shabbos, CHAIM is born. | Stop at New Baltimore on the way to Mtl. | Sara'le Bentching licht for the first time | Baby Chaim | Trip to the country
17: In 5757, on Yud Adar, was ZALMEN'S UPSHERNISH.
18: 5 7 5 8 | ON 16 SHVAT, 5758, in the very early morning CHAYA was born. (The day after the book fair ;) | Duncan Yo-Yo's | Rides | Baby Chaya | Wellsprings, 5758
20: On Yud Beis Shvat, 5759 was CHAIM'S UPSHERNISH! Mazel Tov!
22: Y2K a.k.a 5760 | The Deli | Gan Yisroel Mtl. | Packin' on the roof!
23: When ETTI joined the family on 13 teves, 5761, she broke the pattern. But she was forgiven because she made the numbers even :) | Snow days... | Siddur Party. | Israel! | Baby Etti | Family Visit
24: ON 26 NISSAN, 5762, Shimon's Bar Mizvah took place in Oholei Menachem ballroom.
26: Snow Days- Zalmen's cave | Remote control plane | Father and son Melave Malke | BM Production | Party at Bubby and Zaidy | BR Production
27: Going FIshing | Bonding in the country | Post Hanachas Teffilin | Shinon's Graduation | Trip to the park | Thinking deep | 5762-5763 The time between Shimon and Mendy's Bar Mitzvah's was spent joyfully!
28: Mazel Tov! The BAR MITZVAH of MENDY took place on the night before the fast, in Ohelei Menachem on 17 Tammuz, 5763
30: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. ~Cathy Allen | In 5764, Frumie was in 11th grade, Shimon in 9th, Mendy in 8th, Sarale in 6th, Zalmen in 4th, Chaim in 2nd, Chaya in pre-1 a, and Etti in pre-school | Fishing | Trip to Ottowa | Courtyard by the Marriot | Purim | Visiting day!
31: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. ~Cathy Allen | Hanging out with Rabbi Winner
33: In 5765, Frumie graduated 12th grade and left to seminary in Melbourne. The first to leave home...
34: First Girls trip to Florida | Trip to American Girl Place
35: Visiting Frumie in Seminary- Trip to Sydney | Souvenirs from Australia | 5766- The year that Frumie was in Seminary in Melbourne
36: Mazel Tov! FRUMIE and SENDY are finally engaged! The L'CHAIM was held in ULY on VOV SHVAT, 5767
37: The Celebration of ZALMEN'S BAR MITZVAH took place in the RAZAG ballroom on Yud Adar 5767, only two weeks before Frumie and Sendy's Wedding.
39: The WEDDING of FRUMIE and SENDY DUBRAWSKY took place in the RAZAG on 29 ADAR.
40: On 12 AV, 5768, at 12:10 pm Yossi and Yaffie became grandparents to baby MENDEL.
41: Bris | Pidyon Haben
42: The last family BAR MITZVAH- CHAIM's- took place in the RAZAG on 12 SHVAT, 5769
44: Purim | Trip to Washington D.C. | Trip to Washington D.C. | Trip to Washington D.C. | Lag B'Omer | Purim
45: Sara'le's Graduation | Summer Fun
46: On 23 AV, 5770, on the same birthday as her mom, Baby MOUSSIA Dubrawsky was born!
47: Visiting Sara'le | Grand Re- Opening | Purim | Purim | Purim | Grand Re- Opening | Grand Re- Opening | Purim | Vancouver
48: 5771- The year that we end with for now. Onto many more happy Years!
49: THE 25th ANNIVERSARY OF | Yossi Simpson | Yaffie Simpson | & | 19 Sivan, 5771 | . . . . . . . . . . . . | To be continued....