A Young Wife Asks, When Will I Get Pregnant?

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Life in Lockdown: Then and Now

Life in Lockdown: Then and Now

 

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I Didn’t Talk for 19 Hours, and then I Wrote this Poem

I Didn’t Talk for 19 Hours, and then I Wrote this Poem

Today is the 25th of Elul, the birthday of the world. But just as importantly (for Rabbi Nivin students like me at least) the 25th of Elul is the due date for my annual Elul plan, the blueprint for the year that every Rabbi Nivin student prepares every year before Rosh Hashana. For the last […]

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9 Tips to Achieving Joy

9 Tips to Achieving Joy

Imagine if you lived a hundred and fifty years ago in a wooden cottage surrounded by frozen mud in Northern Galicia…Chances are you and your children go to bed hungry every night. Chances are you have lost a child or children in infancy or childbirth. Chances are you won’t live past the age of 50. […]

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4 Steps to a Meaningful Spiritual Accounting this Elul

4 Steps to a Meaningful Spiritual Accounting this Elul

I heard these steps from Rebbetzin Heller-Gottlieb (featured on the Rise! into your Crown World Summit for Women) and I’m feeling so excited to try it out this approach to Cheshbon Nefesh year. I even already bought myself a pretty notebook to tally up my points! 1. What you were thinking and feeling when you […]

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