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When the viral image of Michelle Obama embracing the former President George W. Bush hit the media, I saw something that warmed my heart. It wasn’t because I have any great love of our former…Commander-in-Chief. I don’t. And it wasn’t because I saw the FLOTUS I have come to love and admire put aside obvious political differences for the camera. My heart was warmed because in that sincere moment, I saw my every day. On the eve of the first political debate, my husband and I made the decision… >> Read More
The holiday of Sukkot is a breath of fresh air after the solemnity of Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur. Literally. Much of the holiday is celebrated by spending time outdoors in a sukkah–which is one…of the many reasons that Sukkot is a super kid-friendly holiday. You can celebrate on a farm, make crafts, help decorate a Sukkah, settle in for a holiday story time or two, dance in the streets with a Torah, or choose from one of the many other fun ways to celebrate Sukkot the Baltimore area.… >> Read More
The fall holidays are upon us and it’s time to get ready to dip those apples in some honey. To help you get in the holiday mood, we have rounded-up the best ways to celebrate in the Baltimore area.…You can celebrate Rosh Hashanah in the great outdoors, experience a PJ Library holiday story time or two, and celebrate the harvest holiday of Sukkot on a working farm. Rosh Hashanah begins on Sunday evening, Oct. 2 and ends on Tuesday evening, Oct. 4 Yom Kippur begins on Tuesday evening, Oct. 11 and ends… >> Read More
Since finding out we are expecting a third child, and knowing we will have three kids under the age of 5, my husband and I have had many conversations about what vehicle would be most suitable for…our family. I have always been an SUV kind of girl. Between Jeep Cherokees, GMC Trailblazers, Nissan Muranos, and, most recently, a Nissan Pathfinder, I like the sporty, "cooler" vehicle look. Even beginning at 16 years old when I first got my driver's license, I aspired to look "cool," and begged for a Jeep Cherokee… >> Read More
We don’t know about you, but we have a lot of mixed feelings this time of the year: elated that the school year has begun, sad that the summer is over, and both excited and anxious about the…upcoming Jewish High Holidays. No matter your mood, we’ve put together a list of great events including story times, a Shabbat picnic, and family farm days to keep you having fun long after the outdoor pools close for the season. Fun for the Whole Family Tot Shabbat @ J Town Celebrate Shabbat at J Town with… >> Read More