My 2-Year-Old’s Chips

My 2-Year-Old’s Chips

Every Shabbat, my kids are entitled to one big chips (Friday night), one treat (Shabbat morning) and one little chips (Shabbat afternoon). This Sunday morning, 2-year-old Yoni woke me up at 6:30 in the morning with a urgent request, “Eema, may I have a little chips?” “No, Yoni, today isn’t Shabbat. It’s Sunday. No more […]

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Reframing a Blah Mothering Day (6-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Reframing a Blah Mothering Day (6-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Even if your heart wasn’t into mothering your kids today, you were still an awesome mother.

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Unicorn Mom

Unicorn Mom

Sometimes I imagine that Hashem is giving ME a Mommy Peptalk. And this is what I imagine He tells me: “I cannot believe that in the year 2017 there is still a woman in this world who so has her priorities straight. A woman who is dedicated to her husband. A woman who is dedicated […]

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My Children’s Love Languages

My Children’s Love Languages

I wrote earlier this week about the book The 5 Love Languages about how different people have different ways of feeling loved, through: 1.Receiving words of affirmation 2. Quality time 3. Receiving gifts 4. Acts of Service 5. Physical Touch After I finished the book, my first project was to figure out my personal primary […]

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A Note Hashem Sent Me

A Note Hashem Sent Me

A few days ago I stepped over two bicycles and two badminton rackets and an empty bamba bag and out my back door, when I noticed a small, crumpled piece of paper lying there in the dirt. And I thought to myself a funny thought: maybe this crumpled piece of paper contains a message from […]

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