The Best Maccabeats Video Yet: Dayenu (4-Minutes)

The Best Maccabeats Video Yet: Dayenu (4-Minutes)

My kids and I enjoyed this one…

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Pesach Energy-Sapper of the Day: “If I Felt More Grateful I Wouldn’t be Overwhelmed”

Pesach Energy-Sapper of the Day: “If I Felt More Grateful I Wouldn’t be Overwhelmed”

Today’s Pesach Energy Sapper comes from Rebbetzin Esther Bayla Schwartz whose series of daily Pesach Prep Inspiration segments on the free Chazak Hotline is providing me much chizuk for the final stretch until Seder night. In one of the classes, Rebbetzin Schwartz, who is one of my favorite speakers, told the following story which I [...]

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How to Enjoy the Week before Pesach (10-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

How to Enjoy the Week before Pesach (10-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Two keys to a happier Erev Pesach.

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Pesach Energy-Sapper of the Day: “Every Corner of my House has to Be Spotless”

Pesach Energy-Sapper of the Day: “Every Corner of my House has to Be Spotless”

In this year’s pre-Pesach class, my teacher Rabbi Aryeh Nivin (www.newchabura.com) responded to complaints he has heard from women over the years regarding Passover. I could relate to quite a few of the complaints, and I found Rabbi Nivin’s responses to them really helpful. So, I decided to post a Pesach energy-sapper for your reading [...]

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Why I am Not Writing More about the Sassoon Family Tragedy

Why I am Not Writing More about the Sassoon Family Tragedy

A few people have asked me why I’m not writing more about the Sassoon family tragedy. And I wanted to explain why. I recently met a psychologist who is a world-renowned trauma expert. During our conversation, I asked him whether he might be able to treat more victims from the Nachlaot abuse case, and he [...]

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Pesach Energy-Sapper of the Day: “Enough Cleaning! I’m Waiting for the Holy Part!”

Pesach Energy-Sapper of the Day: “Enough Cleaning! I’m Waiting for the Holy Part!”

In this year’s pre-Pesach class, my teacher Rabbi Aryeh Nivin (www.newchabura.com) responded to complaints he has heard from women over the years regarding Passover. I could relate to quite a few of the complaints, and I found Rabbi Nivin’s responses to them really helpful. So, I decided to post a Pesach energy-sapper for your reading [...]

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The Technion’s Passover Seder Machine (2-Minute Cool Video)

The Technion’s Passover Seder Machine (2-Minute Cool Video)

Wow, I really loved this, and sent it out to all my relatives…

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Pesach Energy-Sapper of the Day: “I Snapped at My Kids. I am a Terrible Mother!”

Pesach Energy-Sapper of the Day: “I Snapped at My Kids. I am a Terrible Mother!”

In this year’s pre-Pesach class, my teacher Rabbi Aryeh Nivin (www.newchabura.com) responded to complaints he has heard from women over the years regarding Passover. I could relate to quite a few of the complaints, and I found Rabbi Nivin’s responses to them really helpful. So, I decided to post a Pesach Energy-Sapper for your reading [...]

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Pesach Energy-Sapper of the Day: “Cleaning is Too Hard, I Want to Run Away”

Pesach Energy-Sapper of the Day: “Cleaning is Too Hard, I Want to Run Away”

In this year’s pre-Pesach class, my teacher Rabbi Aryeh Nivin (www.newchabura.com) responded to complaints he has heard from women over the years regarding Passover. I could relate to quite a few of the complaints, and I found Rabbi Nivin’s responses to them really helpful. So, I decided to post a Pesach energy-sapper for your reading [...]

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I’m in the Special Olympics (10-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

I’m in the Special Olympics (10-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Do you feel like you aren’t making progress regarding your challenges?

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