February 29th and Mom

February 29th and Mom

Yesterday, my daughter asked me what month it is. And when I told her March, she said, “February’s so short?” So I told her that February’s the shortest month of the year, with 28 days, and some years we add a year so there are 29. “Like Adar Bet!” And, as often happens since Mom […]

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What I Know Today That I Wish I’d Known Back Then: The Crisis After My 3rd Birth (2-Minute Video)

What I Know Today That I Wish I’d Known Back Then: The Crisis After My 3rd Birth (2-Minute Video) Read More

The Question My Daughter Asked Me After This Year’s Purim Seuda

The Question My Daughter Asked Me After This Year’s Purim Seuda

“Eema, does it bother you that you spent most of the Purim meal in the kitchen?” And this is what I told my daughter in response late this afternoon: “No. It actually doesn’t. That’s the feeling of Purim for me, the dishes and the mess and the half-eaten shalach manot all over. And I can’t […]

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My Top 10 Influential and Inspirational Teachers

My Top 10 Influential and Inspirational Teachers

I decided to make a list of the teachers who have helped shape who I am. I hope this will enable other moms out there to find them and learn from them as well:) Rav Shalom Arush: His books Garden of Emuna and Gates of Gratitude revolutionized my approach to life’s challenges and got me […]

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Right After my Jamie Geller Interview Got Cancelled

Right After my Jamie Geller Interview Got Cancelled

Yesterday, you might have noticed, I was supposed to have done a live interview with Jamie Geller, and at the last minute it didn’t work out. I was very, very disappointed. I’d advertised the interview, came up with lots of questions to ask, spent a few days reading every Jamie-Geller article and watching every Jamie-Geller […]

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What I Know Today That I Wish I’d Known Back Then: Purim Upgrade (2-Minute Video)

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