Avner Netanyahu Joins IDF as Combat Soldier

Avner Netanyahu Joins IDF as Combat Soldier

Proud father Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu blessed his second son, Avner: “Watch over the country, and watch out for yourself” as he and his wife, Sara, bid him farewell yesterday as he began his military service as a combat soldier. The most religious member of his immediate family, Avner won 3rd place in the International [...]

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From Sderot to Har Nof

From Sderot to Har Nof

Last week, my 9-year-old Moriah came home with a special note on her weekly review sheet from school. After the regular run down of what the girls had learned that week in math and science and Torah classes, the teacher added an additional note about how the school was helping the girls process and cope [...]

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Jacob’s Ladder

Jacob’s Ladder

My 2-year-old Yaakov came home on Friday with a folder packed with pictures from nursery school. I understood from the pictures that the kids are learning about personal hygiene– since the pictures included a mouth with an actual toothbrush attached, as well as a hand with paper scissors attached to keep the nails clean and [...]

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Raising Proud Jews (6-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Raising Proud Jews (6-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Getting nachas from the difference between my children’s Jewish education and my own education at a Christian prep school.

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Modeh Ani by Omer Adam (3-Minute Music Video)

Modeh Ani by Omer Adam (3-Minute Music Video)

This song makes me cry every time I hear it…We have so much to be grateful for– the enjoyable, pleasurable, happy things in our lives, and the experiences that don’t necessarily feel so good as well. (English below) Modeh Ani by Omer Adam I thank You every morning That You returned my soul to me [...]

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A Mother’s Badge of Honor

A Mother’s Badge of Honor

This morning at the supermarket, as I headed over to take a shopping cart, I noticed another woman heading ahead of me into the supermarket. She was taller than me, but at least ten years younger in a long flowing skirt and headscarf. My wild guess? She lives on a yishuv outside of Jerusalem and [...]

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Following Assassination Attempt, Yehuda Glick Released from Hospital (4-Minute Important Video)

Following Assassination Attempt, Yehuda Glick Released from Hospital (4-Minute Important Video) Read More

2-Year-Old Sings “Hey Jude” with Dad (1-Minute Adorable Video)

2-Year-Old Sings “Hey Jude” with Dad (1-Minute Adorable Video)

Awww, this is so cute!

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Yesterday on Agassi Street

Yesterday on Agassi Street

I probably hadn’t been on Agassi Street for over a decade, until yesterday, when it turned out that I had to run an important errand on the street where the Har Nof massacre took place. How eery, to drive by the shul where the terror attack took place. I had to wonder how the terrorists [...]

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Update from Rebbetzin Heller about Son-in-Law Injured in Har Nof Massacre

Update from Rebbetzin Heller about Son-in-Law Injured in Har Nof Massacre

Dear friends, So many of you have showed concern and written, and even more of you have davened. I have no words to tell you how much this means not only to me, but to every one of us. Thank G-d, Shmuli (my son in law) is much better. He is aware, able to communicate [...]

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