Jewish Moms Give the Real Scoop on Quarantine with Kids by Sara Gallor

Jewish Moms Give the Real Scoop on Quarantine with Kids by Sara Gallor

This week, Sara Gallor of Providence, Rhode Island interviewed some mothers in the Jewish community about how they are coping with the Coronavirus quarantine… What are some positive things that you’ve noticed? Mrs. R*: I’m enjoying that there’s a much more relaxed atmosphere in the home in terms of bedtimes, little homework, no tests etc. […]

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Rabbi YY Jacobson: Quarantine as an Opportunity to Uplift Home and Family (6-Minute Corona Video)

Rabbi YY Jacobson: Quarantine as an Opportunity to Uplift Home and Family (6-Minute Corona Video) Read More

Belzer Dayan: Keep Pesach Cleaning to the Absolute Minimum this Year

Belzer Dayan: Keep Pesach Cleaning to the Absolute Minimum this Year

This week, on the official phoneline of the Belzer Chassidus, Belzer Dayan Rabbi Shlomo Binet instructed families to keep Pesach cleaning to an absolute minimum this year. Here are his exact words (the original Hebrew included below): During a year like this, one should add no stringencies and clean only one cabinet for kosher-for-Pesach foods. […]

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Ido, Can Mommy Kiss You? (30-Second Adorable Video)

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The Chinese Tourists Keeping Me Calm Right Now (1-Minute COVID-19 Peptalk)

The Chinese Tourists Keeping Me Calm Right Now (1-Minute COVID-19 Peptalk)

This past Thursday night, after I heard Prime Minister Netanyahu address the nation about the catastrophic threat COVID-19 poses to Israel and the world, I felt frantic for a few hours. And I thought that for the next while I would not be able to sleep at night. But then I reminded myself, “Think good, […]

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My 24th Anniversary Sea Glass

My 24th Anniversary Sea Glass

Josh and I just got back from an overnight trip to Tel Aviv to celebrate our 24th anniversary. Early this morning, I went on my own to the beach to daven, and I noticed these pieces of sea glass. At the entrance to the beach, I’d seen signs announcing that it’s strictly prohibited to bring […]

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