The Most Inspiring JewishMOM I Know (2-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

The Most Inspiring JewishMOM I Know (2-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

The mom I would nominate for this year’s JewishMOM.com Chanukah Contest. Who is the most inspiring JewishMOM I know? Since this is the question I’m asking you to answer for this year’s Chanukah Contest, I’ve been wondering what I would answer… And I realize that I know so many inspiring mothers, I cannot possibly choose […]

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Mind-Boggling Gaza Miracle Has Israel Abuzz (1-Minute Amazing Video)

Mind-Boggling Gaza Miracle Has Israel Abuzz (1-Minute Amazing Video)

Israel is buzzing today with the great miracle that happened here. This Monday, a bus carrying dozens of IDF soldiers approached Gaza. Just minutes after they arrived at their destination, as you can see in this Palestinian footage, a Hamas anti-tank missile hit that bus, destroying it completely. Miraculously, just minutes before that Hamas missile […]

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The Baalat Teshuva’s Song (3-Minute Inspirational Video)

The Baalat Teshuva’s Song (3-Minute Inspirational Video)

The surprising song I sang yesterday. Here is the text of this video: Yesterday, on my way home with a heavy bag of tangerines in my right hand and oranges in my left, I found myself singing a tune. But I couldn’t place what tune I was singing… Until I realized, I was singing a […]

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The Dreaded Blood Test (2-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

The Dreaded Blood Test (2-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

The potential superpower in every JewishMOM’s arsenal: a positive attitude. I have a daughter who faints when gets blood taken. But she had a routine blood test she had to do. And for weeks, she was dreading it. But this morning was the big morning. But she did it! And after she ate and drank […]

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Taking the Sting out of Criticism (2-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Taking the Sting out of Criticism (2-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Rabbi Nivin explains why criticism stings, and what we can do about it. Criticism stings. Right? Actually, not necessarily. My teacher, life coach Rabbi Aryeh Nivin, doesn’t seem to mind criticism. In fact, he welcomes it. So I asked Rabbi Nivin if he could please teach us students how to remove the stinger from criticism. […]

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My Sneaky Kittens (1-Minute Inspirational Video)

My Sneaky Kittens (1-Minute Inspirational Video)

The important mothering lesson taught me by the 3 kittens living in our front yard.

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