Rabbi Samantha Kahn is a playful mom, equality endorser, gluten opposer, infectious cackler & stoic speaker. She serves San Francisco and the Bay Area as Director of InterfaithFamily, the premier resource supporting interfaith couples exploring Judaism. She's also on a mission to crack open the treasure chest of Jewish tradition and uncover lessons and secrets for living a meaningful, successful and influential life. To read more from Rabbi Kahn you can check out her blog at RabbiKahn.com, follow her on twitter @RabbiSOK or see pictures of her cute little ones on Instagram @rabbisamanthakahn.
My family and I recently moved across the country and I’m too embarrassed by my kids to make friends.
I realize that sounds really bad. My children aren’t monsters. They’re adorable.…They’re delicious. And sometimes they lose their freaking minds. And often the whining, screaming, tantrum-like behavior happens when I most want them to be at their best, like when attempting to take part in organized Jewish life. Actually, make that Jewish events and at Costco — both seem to be equally fertile tantrum ground. There… >> Read More