I Took the Suitcase full of Bricks

I Took the Suitcase full of Bricks

Two men carrying 2 suitcases walked into a hotel. One suitcase was full of diamonds, the other was full of bricks. The men left their suitcases at the front desk and went to their rooms. When the bellhop arrived at the room of the diamond merchant carrying a suitcase, he was drenched with sweat and […]

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Dafna Meir’s Controversial New Biography

Dafna Meir’s Controversial New Biography

Following the horrific murder of Dafna Meir last year, people around the world heard bits and pieces about her and her life. We heard how, at the age of 10, a family court removed Dafna from her home and placed her in an orphanage. We read how, before they even married, she and her husband, […]

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A Year Ago today I Was Racing to the Hospital

A Year Ago today I Was Racing to the Hospital

First thing this morning, Rosh Chodesh Nissan, I made sure my kids were wearing white shirts, took my three youngest to school and gan, bought some fruits and vegetables on the way home, and then recited the blessing over the trees together with my husband over our neighbor’s blossoming fruit trees. “I think saying the […]

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You Will Never Guess What I Use as Mirror

You Will Never Guess What I Use as Mirror

A wise neighbor told me that you never really finish renovations. And now, 2 months after moving into our newly renovated home, I understand what she meant. To this day, to flush our toilet, you need to put your hand inside a hole in the wall behind the toilet and pull up a green thingamajigger […]

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Israel Ranked 4th Best Country Worldwide to Raise a Family

Israel Ranked 4th Best Country Worldwide to Raise a Family

The following was reported by United with Israel: Great news for Israeli families! Israel was ranked as fourth best place to raise a family in the 2015 InterNations Family Life Index. The Family Life Index ranks countries according to their results in these subcategories: availability of childcare and education, costs of childcare and education, quality […]

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The Managing Director of the Goldberg Family, Inc.

The Managing Director of the Goldberg Family, Inc.

Last week I received an Email from a JewishMOM.com reader which was signed: Rachael Goldberg Managing Director The Goldberg Family, Inc. The first time I read that signature, I was impressed, “Hmmm, looks like her family has a foundation” sorta like the Rockefellers or the Rothchilds! She must be, like, a multi-millionaire AND she runs […]

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