The 1 Day I Didn’t Cover My Hair

The 1 Day I Didn’t Cover My Hair

Before I got married 22 years ago ago, I didn’t know if I would cover my hair after the wedding or not. On the one hand, my husband-to-be and I had been religious about 3 years already. But was I actually cover-my-hair religious? Hmmm, I wasn’t sure about that. So I bought 3 hats, just […]

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The Sad Tale of a Shabbat Shirt on a Looong Summer Friday

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What the Rebbe Did After His Son Choked on a Marble

What the Rebbe Did After His Son Choked on a Marble

You can read this post or watch me reading it in the video below… Many years ago, the young son of the great Slonimer Rebbe, the Netivot Shalom, swallowed a marble. The Rebbe, fearing for the boy’s life, rushed with his son in his arms to the hospital. The doctor on call saw that the […]

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What Every Mother Needs to Know about This Year’s Delayed Tisha B’Av Fast by Rabbi Da’vid Sperling

What Every Mother Needs to Know about This Year’s Delayed Tisha B’Av Fast by Rabbi Da’vid Sperling

This year the fast of Tisha BaÁv falls out on Shabbat, and is postponed until Sunday. So here are a few laws – especially for mothers. WHO NEEDS TO FAST THIS YEAR Because this year, the fast is pushed off, we are more lenient than in most years about who is allowed to eat on […]

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Scientists Reveal the Impact of a Mother’s Love (3-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Scientists Reveal the Impact of a Mother’s Love (3-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Do you ever ask yourself at the end of a long mothering day what you actually accomplished? Dr. Shlomit Mizrachi, an expert on brain and behavior from the Technion, demonstrates the dramatic impact a mother’s love has on our children’s brains and lives.

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