Back to School

Back to School

Yesterday morning, on the last day of the 2-month-old Weisberg homeschool, my 5-year-old Yoni plopped himself down onto a fluffy pillow lying outside my bedroom. And then he luxuriously closed his eyes and exclaimed, “Eema, this pillow is so comfortable. It’s as comfortable as…you!” I laughed SO hard that my pillowy post-quarantine belly jiggled with […]

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The Girl from an Ethiopian Village is becoming Israel’s Minister of Absorption

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Quarantine and the Ruined Israel Trip (6-Minute Reb. Faige Twerski Video)

Quarantine and the Ruined Israel Trip (6-Minute Reb. Faige Twerski Video)

Loved this! What a powerful message for now and always.

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What Smart Moms Can Understand from a Single Word (2-Minute Hilarious Video)

Amazing, I didn’t notice this woman hanging out in my house, how does she know so much about my kids?? Laughed out loud, a must see!

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Coron-outine: 3 Insights Post-Lockdown

Coron-outine: 3 Insights Post-Lockdown

After 2 months under lockdown, life in Israel is now settling into coronoutine (known as “shigrona” in Hebrew)–a new corona-era routine. That means that facemasks, social-distancing, and limits on gathering size remain mandatory while stores and businesses and schools are opening up, and people can travel freely. So today (at Rabbi Nivin’s encouragement) I am […]

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3 Tips for Coping in Quarantine with Kids

3 Tips for Coping in Quarantine with Kids

Last week I got some great practical corona-coping advice which has upgraded my life considerably. Robin Meyerson of Rabbi Nivin’s Personal Development Chabura suggested to me that I should try to think about how I can behave now so that, in the future, I will be able to look back and feel pleased with how […]

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