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Quarantine Humor

Posted by on Mar 30, 2020 in Current Events, Featured, Jewish Moms, Motherhood, My life | 0 comments

Quarantine Humor

Here’s some funny stuff my teenage daughter shared with me–translated into...

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Just 15 Minutes a Day to Calm and Clarity, with Rabbi Nivin

Posted by on Mar 29, 2020 in Current Events | 0 comments

We Know This isn’t Easy. Find Calm and Clarity, even in this Trying Time COVID-19 has brought us new stresses and worries on an international level. Concerns for health and parnasa are affecting the Jewish and global community Lockdown is putting a strain on marriages and families Anxiety is rising as the news spreads panic Here at R’ Aryeh Nivin’s Chaburas, we realize that the community needs support. We’ve come up with an easy and inexpensive way for you to access R’ Aryeh Nivin’s material… To give...

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Mindblowing Corona-Healing Meditation from Elevation-Project Founder Rabbi Doniel Katz

Posted by on Mar 29, 2020 in Current Events, Featured, Inspiration, Inspirational Videos | 1 comment

Mindblowing Corona-Healing Meditation from Elevation-Project Founder Rabbi Doniel Katz

One of the highlights of Torah Anytime’s amazing Faith and Action Corona Event took place at the end of Rabbi Doniel Katz’s 45-minute class, when he lead over 3000 participants in guided hitbodedut, envisioning a world healed and uplifted by this corona epidemic. When you are in a quiet place on your own and have time to focus, I highly recommend taking the time to do this meditation. And in general, I highly recommend listening to Rabbi Katz’s entire paradigm-shifting...

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Jewish Moms Give the Real Scoop on Quarantine with Kids by Sara Gallor

Posted by on Mar 26, 2020 in Current Events, Featured, Inspiration, Jewish Moms, Motherhood | 5 comments

Jewish Moms Give the Real Scoop on Quarantine with Kids by Sara Gallor

This week, Sara Gallor of Providence, Rhode Island interviewed some mothers in the Jewish community about how they are coping with the Coronavirus quarantine… What are some positive things that you’ve noticed? Mrs. R*: I’m enjoying that there’s a much more relaxed atmosphere in the home in terms of bedtimes, little homework, no tests etc. There’s no morning rush, and we get to all sleep in. No lunch making at night is awesome too! Mrs. M*: It’s great to have everyone at home! I enjoy it so much. It’s great for family...

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In Quarantine and Ready to Strangle Your Husband? Read this First! by Rebbetzin Feige Twerski

Posted by on Mar 25, 2020 in Current Events, Featured, Inspiration, Jewish Moms | 0 comments

In Quarantine and Ready to Strangle Your Husband? Read this First! by Rebbetzin Feige Twerski

It was announced that the first casualty of the coronavirus epidemic came about after a wife strangled her husband to death. And let’s be frank. The truth is, there will be moments in quarantine that we will understand this woman very well! So how do we not get to the point where we want to strangle our husbands? Traumas and difficult situations in life either bring a married couple closer or drive a wedge between us. So if we use this opportunity to share with one another, to share a class together, to watch a video together, to renew...

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7 Hope-Giving Reflections on 7 Weeks in Chinese Quarantine by Cilla Murphy

Posted by on Mar 24, 2020 in Current Events, Inspiration | 0 comments

7 Hope-Giving Reflections on 7 Weeks in Chinese Quarantine by Cilla Murphy

Cilla Murphy has been working this year as a teacher in China We are just finishing our 7th week of E-Learning, seven weeks of being mainly housebound and seven weeks of uncertainty. We are healthy, we are happy, and we are humbled. We are allowed to move around freely now with a green QR code that we show when we get our temperature taken. You get your temperature taken everywhere, and it’s just become part of the routine. Most restaurants and shopping centres are now open, and life is coming back to our city. As we watch the rest of...

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Mazal Tov to Rebbetzin Heller and Rabbi Gottlieb on Their Engagement!

Posted by on Mar 24, 2020 in Current Events, Inspiration, Israel | 1 comment

Mazal Tov to Rebbetzin Heller and Rabbi Gottlieb on Their Engagement!

Everybody could use some good news these days, so here it is: you might remember that Rebbetzin Tziporah Heller was widowed 7 years ago. And now b”H, she’s getting married again! To Rabbi Dr. Dovid Gottlieb of Yeshivas Ohr Sameach, who is also a widower. Mazal tov!

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Belzer Dayan: Keep Pesach Cleaning to the Absolute Minimum this Year

Posted by on Mar 23, 2020 in Current Events, Inspiration, Israel, Jewish Moms, Motherhood | 2 comments

Belzer Dayan: Keep Pesach Cleaning to the Absolute Minimum this Year

This week, on the official phoneline of the Belzer Chassidus, Belzer Dayan Rabbi Shlomo Binet instructed families to keep Pesach cleaning to an absolute minimum this year. Here are his exact words (the original Hebrew included below): During a year like this, one should add no stringencies and clean only one cabinet for kosher-for-Pesach foods. And leave the rest [of the cabinets] as they are, there is no need to clean them. And God willing, a day or two before Pesach remove anything that is actual chametz, as listed in the Shulchan Aruch, and...

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