Reconsidering My To-Do List (10-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Reconsidering My To-Do List (10-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Beware of to-do-list idolatry.

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A Moment of Kavana (3-Minute Music Video)

A Moment of Kavana (3-Minute Music Video)

I discovered this sweet husband-wife singing duo, who call themselves “Yonina,” before Pesach, and since then I have become a big fan! This song below is about the happiness and meaning and passion we can discover in our lives through living a life of mindfulness, savoring each “rega mechuvan”–each moment of our lives with kavana. […]

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Healing Parenting Guilt (8-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Healing Parenting Guilt (8-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

What’s the parenting call you would give anything to reverse?

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My Last Diaper (10-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

My Last Diaper (10-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Reflections on changing my last diaper and the 1% solution.

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Rabbanit Chana Henkin Chosen to Light Torch to Kick off Israeli Independence Day

Rabbanit Chana Henkin Chosen to Light Torch to Kick off Israeli Independence Day

Every year, 12 people who have made a great contribution to Israeli society and the Jewish people are selected to light the 12 torches that kick off Independence Day at Mt. Herzl. In Israel, this is a HUGE honor, and this year I was so thrilled to find out that Rabbanit Chana Henkin, the director […]

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Uplifting Humdrum Mothering Tasks (VIDEO WORKING NOW)

Uplifting Humdrum Mothering Tasks (VIDEO WORKING NOW)

Thoughts from the newly-released book House of Diamonds (Feldheim) on using kavanah to uplift motherhood and housework

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