To the World You May be Just 1 Person…

To the World You May be Just 1 Person… Read More

Next time You Hear “Eema, I’m Bored,” Remember…

Next time You Hear “Eema, I’m Bored,” Remember…

Yesterday I woke up with a feeling akin to panic bubbling in my chest. Summer vacation is nearly over, this panic hyperventilated in my ear, and how many fun things have your kids actually done this summer? I imagined a scale. But instead of a Rosh Hashana scale of good deeds and bad deeds, on […]

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Why 1000s of People See this Mom Cook

Why 1000s of People See this Mom Cook

You can read this post or hear me read it in the video below Every weekday, thousands of people walk by Miri Levi, who spends her days preparing North-African food in the window of her son’s popular Jerusalem restaurant. And every time I walk by Mrs. Levi cooking in that window, I think the exact […]

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I’m Standing On HER Shoulders

I’m Standing On HER Shoulders

Last week, I was sitting in the Kiev airport, waiting for my connecting flight back to Israel, when I heard a Yiddish-accented murmuring (full of “oi’s” and “suff’s”) awakening within me. I suspected maybe I was hearing the voices of souls, if there is such a thing. Of my great and great-great and great-great-great (and […]

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Be-You-Tiful!

Be-You-Tiful! Read More

My Summer Vacation Rant by Yishai Rivo (2-Minute Music Video)

My Summer Vacation Rant by Yishai Rivo (2-Minute Music Video)

There are 2 kinds of parents– parents for whom summer vacation is harder for them. And parents for whom vacation is easier for them. If you fall into the first category, you are not alone!

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