Jul 13 2012
Epidurals Are Not For Me
When I saw Jordana Horn’s piece about epidurals come up in my Google Reader yesterday, I had to read it. After all, I’d just given birth to my second child six weeks ago and have some strong feelings about epidurals. … Continue reading
Jul 5 2012
Just to give you a bit of context: I’m at home, parenting two kids–one who’s 3, the other who was just born. And I’m typing this post on my phone. While breastfeeding. While my older child watches TV. So please … Continue reading
May 21 2012
Mt. Sinai Muffins, Origami 10 Commandments & More Shavuot Crafts
Shavuot’s not just about the cheesecake, blintzes, and kugel. Craft it up with some of our favorites.
May 18 2012
Cheesecake, Blintzes, and More Dairy Recipes for Shavuot
Are you ready for Shavuot? This dairy-filled holiday is a celebration of receiving the Torah on Mount Sinai, and is traditionally celebrated by staying up all night learning.
May 15 2012
Waiting , Waiting, Waiting for My Baby
I’ve always felt a special kind of connection to the time of year between Passover and Shavuot, a Jewish period known as the Omer.
May 8 2012
Mo’ Babies, Mo’ Problems
Maybe it’s because I’m at 36 weeks now, and have spent so much of that time really thinking about what a second baby means.
Apr 27 2012
Pregnancy #2 is REALLY DIFFERENT
My husband’s been noticing that I start a lot of sentences with any combination of the following:
Apr 24 2012
Giveaway: Baby Nursery Decor
We’re giving away Hebrew letters that spell out YOUR child’s name from a cute little L.A.-based company, Otiyotli.
Apr 23 2012
Israelis in Brooklyn is putting together a huge Yom Ha’Atzmaut celebration on Thursday, April 26 at 6:00 pm at Congregation Beth Elohim.
Apr 12 2012
Our Office is Closed Tomorrow–Can We Eat Bread Yet?
I have to say, I’ve never been more tempted to break Passover than I have this year.