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Hits of the Week from Kveller: Jan 7th – 11th

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



– Ban the Bar Mitzvah: A Rabbinical Student Rethinks the Time Honored Ceremony. Patrick is a rabbinical student who thinks that bar/bat mitzvahs no longer “work,” and he offers a new idea of his own.

– Mixed Marriages-Vegetarian and Carnivore Edition. What happens when a vegetarian with vegan aspirations marries a meat-eater? How will you raise the kids?

– A Soviet Immigrant Mom’s Take on the Russian Adoption Ban. Alina immigrated from Russia when she was a child, so she has a special perspective on the recent adoption ban, which she calls “indefensible.”

– I Had to Stop Breast Feeding and I’m Relieved. When Jordana got a sinus infection she had to take an antiobiotic that required her to stop nursing, and though she felt some guilt, it was also a big weight off her shoulders (or her chest, actually).

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

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