Mesorah (Jewish stuff)

Chazkeinu – Group Support For Jewish Mental Health

I had the great pleasure of catching up with an old friend the other day. It’s been years since we’ve spoken, but, like it goes with people you feel connected to, our phone call felt as comfortable as if we’d never lost touch. This friend is an intelligent, kind, warm woman with an infectious optimism and… Continue reading Chazkeinu – Group Support For Jewish Mental Health

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How is Summer Almost Over Already?

Is anyone else traumatized by the burgeoning Back-To-School section in Target? My kids’ school doesn’t begin until September 1st (I think), so the mere existence of those markers and backpacks and glue sticks is a real summer buzzkill for me. I guess I could look at it positively and be grateful that we have a… Continue reading How is Summer Almost Over Already?

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“Soon By You” is the Web Series Orthodox Jews Have Been Waiting For

Hi! Welcome to my blog! Maybe you just came to read about the excellent web series “Soon By You,” but you are certainly welcome to stay and read a little more about the truth about feeding small children, maybe get a little inspired by a shift in perspective, or just laugh about the time I had to disassemble my oven. If you… Continue reading “Soon By You” is the Web Series Orthodox Jews Have Been Waiting For

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Five Reasons I Love Being Jewish

Lots of exciting stuff going on! I said “yes” to a few things recently and now, as Shavuos approaches, I am wondering just how I’m going to accomplish everything. Ha! If anyone’s up for late night conversations, I will probably be up. First, I’m so excited to finally share with you the video I made… Continue reading Five Reasons I Love Being Jewish

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Salvation in the Blink of An Eye

So in Psikta Zutreta, Esther 4:17 (I have no idea what that is, so if anyone wants to enlighten me, I’d be grateful), it says “Yeshuas Hashem K’heref Ayin.” G-d’s Salvation will come in the blink of an eye. It’s hard to understand this. But I had an experience today which, I think, gave me… Continue reading Salvation in the Blink of An Eye