Maroon 5 frontman and Jewish dad Adam Levine and his wife, model Behati Prinsloo, have welcomed their second child, according to E! Online. They named their second daughter Geo Grace…Levine. While most of the details about her birth (like the day) haven't yet been revealed, we're totally excited. This now makes Dusty Rose, who was born in September 2016, a big sister. Prinsloo, 28, originally announced this past September that she was expecting her second child on Instagram -- and Levine confirmed two months… >> Read More
18,987. Eighteen thousand. Nine hundred. Eighty-seven.
That's not the cost of my first car, nor the amount of my first salary. 18,987 is the number of days I have lived. My father did not get as…many. I realize my Rain Man-like exactitude may seem like I have too much time on my hands. And, to be clear, I'm not writing my own version of the iconic Rent song, “Seasons of Love,” asking how to measure a year (or years, for that matter.) For me, this number is symbolic because this… >> Read More
Comedian and Jewish dad of two Michael Ian Black has a lot to say about the tragic Florida school shooting this week that left 17 dead.
In a time when parents, kids, and teachers fear they soon…could be the victims of the next school shooting, it's not a surprise that Black spoke out in a Twitter thread last night, as a parent himself. He also happens to live with his family just 10 miles away from Newtown, Connecticut, where a gunman killed 26 people including many children in 2012. A post… >> Read More
Often times, when expecting Jewish American parents are thinking of baby names, they tend to focus on popular names here in the U.S. But what about using Jewish names that are popular in Israel? It…could be a great way to find a name that's less common in the States, giving your baby something special and unique. When it comes to the most popular Jewish baby names in the U.S. versus Israel, there is some overlap of course, but not as much as you'd think (Noam, for instance, is one of… >> Read More
Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman is absolutely fierce — and that's all the more apparent in her recent nude photo shoot for Sports Illustrated. It's not the first time she's posed nude for a…magazine (she did so for ESPN in 2015), but this time, it came with a powerful statement. Raisman posed with the words "fierce" and "women do not have to be modest to be respected” painted on her body as part of the the “In Her Own Words” campaign. The 23-year-old recently testified against Larry Nassar as one… >> Read More