• Not The Israel of My Fairy Tales

    July 25, 2014 @ 1:27pm

    When I was a little girl, my mother would tell us stories about her home far away across the sea. It was a magical place where deserts burst into ...

  • The Miracle of Life Begins with Housework

    July 25, 2014 @ 12:06pm

    This post is part of our Torah commentary series. This Shabbat we read Parashat Masei. To read a summary of the portion and learn more, click here. ...

  • When I Converted, I Never Expected It Woul...

    July 25, 2014 @ 10:13am

    I'm scared. I'm scared, and I have no idea how, or if, I should be sharing this fear with my children. With my daughter, specifically. She's se...

  • How to Keep Up With the News in Israel

    July 24, 2014 @ 5:12pm

    Unless you're living under a rock with no wifi, you know that there is a lot going on in Israel and Gaza right now. But we're the first to admit i...