The Last Person to Finish the New York Marathon

The Last Person to Finish the New York Marathon

Large crowds of journalists, TV reporters, and regular folks await the first runners to finish the New York Marathon. But what about those competitors who finish last? The video below is about those people who arrive at the finish line running, walking, or being pushed in a wheelchair many hours after the journalists have gone […]

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Meet Mishpacha’s Eshet Chayil of the Year: Sara Balulu

Meet Mishpacha’s Eshet Chayil of the Year: Sara Balulu

Every Shabbat morning, I visit an old friend who lives nearby. And often when I get there, there is another mother there named Sara who is finishing up her visit before she heads back home with her children. Because of that, I’ve had multiple opportunities to make small talk with Sara, about where she’s from, […]

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A Gold Medal for Every Jewish Mom (14-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

A Gold Medal for Every Jewish Mom (14-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Why I believe every mother deserves a gold medal every day.

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Her Husband, the Master Chef

Her Husband, the Master Chef

Last week I came across a viral video of a religious father of 8 kids who was a contestant this month on the popular Israeli cooking show “Master Chef.”  Hundreds of thousands of Israelis watch Master Chef every week, and I bet a substantial percentage of married women watching the father on this show were […]

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How to Face Challenges (8-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

How to Face Challenges (8-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Reflections on my 397th peptalk.    

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I Love Being Home (4-Minute Arik Einshtein Video)

I Love Being Home (4-Minute Arik Einshtein Video)

Here’s a classic by Arik Einshtein. I nice peptalk for JewishMOMs. יש אנשים שמטפסים על הרים יש אנשים שצונחים מגבהים יש אנשים שרוכבים על סוסים ויש כאלה שגומאים מרחקים There are people who climb mountains There are people who parachute from high There are people who ride horses There are also those who gulp up […]

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