As I get older (nearer 50 these days than 40), I find myself looking for new challenges, as well as new ways to multitask. Sitting to watch a movie is a waste of time. Watching a movie AND needlepointing is NOT a waste of time. I have not needlepointed in YEARS but recently got the bug. I think it is because I want to make my son's tallit bag for his November 2013 bar mitzvah. So now I have a new JJ blog goal- find a gorgeous canvas for him. Here is one from Bracha Lavee, whose art enhances many synagogues through the world.