Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur have always been my favorite holidays. I looked forward to them like, well, a kid on Christmas. I loved spending the day in synagogue—the old familiar melodies, the…festive, yet serious atmosphere, and seeing all my childhood friends who came home for these few special days each year. I even enjoyed reading the English translations in the machzor, the special High Holiday prayer book, which can be quite beautiful. But the times they are a-changin’. Today, with two kids in tow, it’s just… >> Read More
The Maroon 5 frontman Adam Levine and his wife and model Behati Prinsloo, welcomed their first child, daughter Dusty Rose Levine, today.
After two years of dating, 37-year-old Levine married…27-year-old Prinsloo in 2014, and stated they were expecting in March. The couple have shared many photos on their Instagram accounts of Prinsloo showing off her baby bump: 💣 A photo posted by Behati Prinsloo Levine (@behatiprinsloo) on Sep 15, 2016 at 8:34pm PDT In April, Levine told People how they're just going to wing it… >> Read More
Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg clearly are a power couple. Yesterday, they made a major announcement: the couple announced a $3 billion investment to prevent, cure and manage all…diseases. In an interview with TODAY, Chan cited that being a parent has been her inspiration for her philanthropic work--and how she and Zuckerberg will give away 99% of their wealth: "You just love that little being so much, more than you ever thought was possible. And you have so many hopes and dreams for that child. And… >> Read More
Earlier this month, we wrote about how the magazines, Girls’ Life and Boys’ Life, have clear double standards when it comes to how they market and entice boys and girls. Shoshanna…Keats-Jaskoll, a Jewish mom living in Israel, recently shared a photo of two magazine covers side-by-side–Girls’ Life and Boys’ Life. Well, she isn't the only one anymore. The covers made their way to Jewish actress Amy Schumer--and she's not at all pleased. This week, Schumer Instagrammed the same photo with the caption: “No.” No A photo posted by… >> Read More
Sometimes 10-year-olds know things we don't--or at least, express them better than our supposedly sophisticated adult brains. When it comes to flirting, kids are masters at calling out the bullsh*t.…Next time a dude is flirting with you and won't get the hint (even though it's a giant pink elephant), take this 5th grader's advice. According to Buzzfeed, dance teacher Denny Jones from New York City saw the note when her friend, who's a 5th grade teacher, shared it with her. Jones told Buzzfeed that the note… >> Read More