Jewish Kids from Scratch

Jewish Kids from Scratch: Where to Start

https://youtu.be/IxPR9JO3V0A I have so many friends who are interested in raising their kids Jewish, but didn't grow up practicing and just don't know where to start. Other than following me, these are some resources that I love and you'll love too! PJ Library sends your kid a new Jewish book based on their age for… Continue reading Jewish Kids from Scratch: Where to Start

yom kippur

A Meaningful Yom Kippur As A Mom

Yom Kippur often stands out of me as the holiday that just feels different once you've become a mother (or are pregnant).  Had you asked me before I ever became a mom if fasting on Yom Kippur was important to me, I probably would have shrugged.  There were years when I fasted and years when… Continue reading A Meaningful Yom Kippur As A Mom

Rosh Hashanah

Nursing Room for High Holidays

When I was nursing my kids, I always had a bit of stress about where I would nurse them during services. ¬†Especially on Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, we were in services for a long period of time. ¬†Everyone knows that if you want even a chance of having a quiet kid, you need to… Continue reading Nursing Room for High Holidays