The 1 Day I Didn’t Cover My Hair

The 1 Day I Didn’t Cover My Hair

Before I got married 22 years ago ago, I didn’t know if I would cover my hair after the wedding or not. On the one hand, my husband-to-be and I had been religious about 3 years already. But was I actually cover-my-hair religious? Hmmm, I wasn’t sure about that. So I bought 3 hats, just […]

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The Sad Tale of a Shabbat Shirt on a Looong Summer Friday

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Scientists Reveal the Impact of a Mother’s Love (3-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Scientists Reveal the Impact of a Mother’s Love (3-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Do you ever ask yourself at the end of a long mothering day what you actually accomplished? Dr. Shlomit Mizrachi, an expert on brain and behavior from the Technion, demonstrates the dramatic impact a mother’s love has on our children’s brains and lives.

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Why the Nose is the Most Important Part of Your Body

Why the Nose is the Most Important Part of Your Body

On the way home from summer camp today, out of the blue, my 5-year-old Yaakov informed me, “Eema, do you know what the most important part of the body is? The nose! If there were no noses, there would be no people in the world!” “Why is that?” ‘Because if people did not have noses, […]

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Why I Felt God Didn’t Love Me

Why I Felt God Didn’t Love Me

(You can read this post or watch the video below of me reading it). For years I knew that G-d loves me, but I couldn’t feel it. I worked on feeling it. I really did. For years. Every day, I would try to imagine the Divine Presence showering love down on me. But I knew […]

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The 1 in 100,000 Son-in-Law (4-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

The 1 in 100,000 Son-in-Law (4-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

The story of a remarkable organ donation and inspiration for the 3 Weeks.

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