kveller hits

Hits of the Week from Kveller: Dec 16 – 20

  This week’s most popular posts, in case you missed them.

– Superman Sam & The Power of Social Media. Ken Gordon shares his heartfelt reaction to the death of 8-year-old boy Samuel Sommer, and the connection he built with “Superman Sam” by following his story on social media.

– Three Reasons Mayim Isn’t Bummed About Not Celebrating Christmas. Mayim appreciates the merriment of Christmas, but is more than pleased with the amount of Jewish holidays she gets to observe. Read three reasons she is cool with being a non-Christmas mama.

– How My Mom Friends Became My Real Friends. When Jen had a baby, she was advised like many others to find “mom friends.” Guess what? She did, and now they are life long and irreplaceable.

– The Day Two Women at the Dollar Store Changed My Way of Thinking. After overhearing a conversation in the supermarket about a mother who wasn’t getting enough formula through WIC, Sharrona felt over-privileged and angered. Her piece calls attention to the number of mother’s struggling just to nourish their child.

Love Mayim? Get her latest blog posts delivered straight to your inbox.

Mayim Bialik

Mayim Bialik blogs about parenting and Judaism on Kveller. She is best known for her current role as Amy Farrah Fowler on CBS' The Big Bang Theory, as well as her lead role in the 1990s NBC sitcom Blossom. She is the grandchild of immigrants from Eastern Europe and the mother of two young boys. She is the founder of GrokNation.

The opinions expressed here are the personal views of the author. Comments are moderated, so use your inside voices, keep your hands to yourself, and no, we're not interested in herbal supplements.

Jewish Baby Name Finder


First Letter