JewishMOM.com on Vacation until Sunday, Nov. 17

Hope to return with inspiring stories from London to share with you:)

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I Really Didn’t Want to Make My Rosh Hashana Shopping List

I Really Didn’t Want to Make My Rosh Hashana Shopping List

In last week’s Mishpacha, instead of the regular Kichel cartoon, there was a quiz instead titled: “Tell us How You Prep: We’ll Tell You Your Type” (see below). Anyway, I discovered I’m a D through and through. I prepare simple food, no fuss, during the 24 hours before Rosh Hashana. But even us skip-the-recipe-section Ds […]

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Building Our Sanctuaries by Bracha Goetz

Building Our Sanctuaries by Bracha Goetz

Some major construction was going on, That a passerby was viewing. Then he got up the nerve to ask one guy About what he was doing. “I’m just drillin’ some holes In this wood here,” the worker darkly grumbled. Then the onlooker walked a few more feet. He paused, and then he mumbled: “What you […]

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Mourning Fanconi’s Anemia Warrior Ruthie Saunders A”H (4-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

Mourning Fanconi’s Anemia Warrior Ruthie Saunders A”H (4-Minute Mommy Peptalk)

37 years ago, Sharon Saunders and her now ex-husband, Jonathan, had no children of their own. And they decided to adopt a baby girl. Not a regular, healthy baby girl. But rather a beautiful, adorable, and also very sick baby girl with a terrible genetic disease called Fanconi’s Anemia. When Sharon and Jonathan adopted her, […]

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JewishMOM.com on Summer Vacation Until July 16

JewishMOM.com on Summer Vacation Until July 16

Shalom JewishMOM, I’m traveling to visit family for 2 weeks, so will be taking a break from my daily JewishMOM.com posting until I get back. Enjoy!

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Rabbi’s Powerful Eulogy for Poway Shooting Victim: “God Took the Rose”

Rabbi’s Powerful Eulogy for Poway Shooting Victim: “God Took the Rose”

Yesterday, hundreds of people gave a standing ovation for Rabbi Yisroel Goldstein after he stood up, his hand still bandaged, to eulogize the woman murdered in Saturday’s shooting attack, Lori Gilbert Kaye, whom he had known for 25 years: “This is our response, a fully-packed synagogue. The outpouring of love we have received from all […]

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