Marion Haberman is a content creator who started the first Mommy YouTube channel about being a Jewish mom. On her MyJewishMommyLife channel (https://goo.gl/ZgZqGn) and Instagram page she shares her experiences as a mother to her baby boy, focused on living a meaning-FULL Jewish family life.
Even before I became pregnant I knew the rules: Don’t say the baby’s name. Don’t buy anything for the baby. Don’t plan a bris. (God-forbid!) Oh, and don’t talk about what life…will be like when the baby arrives. Because, of course, the Evil Eye is always watching and you don’t want to tempt fate. I’ve spoken to many rabbis about this since having my baby boy last year – and according to them, there’s no halachic justification for this medieval belief system. Just plain old superstition.… >> Read More