Rabbi Samantha Kahn is a spiritual leader, playful mom, equality endorser, gluten opposer, infectious cackler & stoic speaker. Made lovingly in Miami and calling Houston Home, Rabbi Kahn is honored to bring her particular brand of Chutzpah to Congregation Emanu El (emanuelhouston.org). To read more from Rabbi Kahn you can check out her blog at RabbiKahn.com or follow her on twitter @RabbiSOK.
My son’s first word was “Da-da.” I loved it. Though I secretly wished it had been “Mama” instead, I knew how much it meant to my husband and thought—it’s OK, I’ll get the next…one. Well, today my little girl said her first word to me. I was about to head out to work, she was being held by the au pair, and she smiled at me and said, “Bye-bye.” Our wonderful au pair was incredibly excited. Had I heard it? Wasn’t that great? Can you believe it?! I… >> Read More