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His Mother’s Words that Singer Paul Simon Never Forgot

Posted by on Dec 16, 2021 in Current Events, Inspiration | 3 comments

His Mother’s Words that Singer Paul Simon Never Forgot

In Malcolm Gladwell’s newly-released audio book “Miracle and Wonder: Conversations with Paul SImon,” Simon shares a story that I’ve been thinking about ever since I heard him tell it. When Gladwell asks Simon about his arguably most famous song “Bridge Over Troubled Water,” Simon explains that after he wrote that song he felt it was really special and he wanted it to be sung by somebody with a “pure” voice. So he gave it to his partner, Art Garfunkel, to perform. Soon after that, Simon and...

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Happy Birthday to Me! I’m 50 :)

Posted by on Dec 15, 2021 in Current Events, Inspiration, My life | 16 comments

Happy Birthday to Me! I’m 50 :)

Reflections on what I’ve accomplished in life thus far and a big blessing for YOU on this big birthday for me.

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Bring on the Blessing: Newly-Released Rabbi Yoel Gold Video

Posted by on Dec 14, 2021 in Inspiration, Inspirational Videos | 0 comments

Bring on the Blessing: Newly-Released Rabbi Yoel Gold Video

Wow, this is really powerful. A Story of Commitment, Faith and Unexpected Reward will Inspire You to Bring Blessing into Your Own Life through the Power of Bentching. I justed signed up to join the BLAM! (Bentch Like A Mentch)challenge. Will you join me?

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A Shemitah-Observant Woman Farmer: Jamie Geller Interviews

Posted by on Dec 14, 2021 in Inspiration, Israel | 2 comments

A Shemitah-Observant Woman Farmer: Jamie Geller Interviews

“Once we came to this decision that we’re going to rest the vineyards, we’re doing it whole-heartedly and with emunah.” Meet farmer Sarah of Itamar in this third “Women in the Fields” video. I loved “meeting” this women in jeans and a t-shirt with such mind-blowing faith. A reminder that we can’t judge books (or Jews) by their...

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My Son’s Teacher Got Stabbed in the Back, Literally

Posted by on Dec 13, 2021 in Israel, Jewish Moms, Motherhood, My life | 4 comments

My Son’s Teacher Got Stabbed in the Back, Literally

Last week my son’s teacher, Moriah Cohen, was stabbed by her 15-year-old Palestinian neighbor while taking her kids to gan. Thoughts on the mesirut nefesh of Moriah Cohen (who b”H is doing well) as well as the mesirut nefesh of regular Jewish Moms like you and me.

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If Marriage is So Hard, Why Bother? by Sara Chana Radcliffe

Posted by on Dec 12, 2021 in Inspiration, Motherhood | 5 comments

If Marriage is So Hard, Why Bother? by Sara Chana Radcliffe

If one’s spouse doesn’t supply happiness, what is the point of being married? For some people, there is no point. For others, there are many points: someone who has your back for a lifetime (even if they routinely fight and argue with you), someone to raise a family with, someone to share burdens and responsibilities with (emotional, financial, physical aspects of life, parenting, etc.), someone to enjoy intimacy with, someone to build a legacy with, someone to partner with on a spiritual journey, someone to grow old with, someone...

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The 2 Conditions to Unconditional Happiness a TED talk by Rabbi Moshe Gersht

Posted by on Dec 10, 2021 in Inspiration, Inspirational Videos | 0 comments

The 2 Conditions to Unconditional Happiness a TED talk by Rabbi Moshe Gersht

This is super inspirational, a musician turned yeshiva student becomes the author of a Wall-Street-Journal and USA-Today bestseller endorsed by Deepak Chopra.  

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Rena Reiser’s Tune In Podcast Featuring ME

Posted by on Dec 9, 2021 in Inspiration, Jewish Moms, Motherhood, My life | 2 comments

Rena Reiser’s Tune In Podcast Featuring ME

I hope you will enjoy this interview as much as I enjoyed doing it!🥰 From Rena Reiser: In this episode I interview Chana Jenny Weisberg who is the creator of JewishMom.com. Here’s what we talk about: – How JewishMom.com was born – How Chana Jenny went from “I can’t write” to writing one sentence at a time, and then a paragraph, and then writing entire books – How emunah helped her through her insecurities of putting herself out there – Where her self-esteem of “I can put out things that aren’t perfect because I see my...

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