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Archive for October, 2014

Israel Blog – Day Three

The best way to describe today is powerful and emotional…. The fact that Ali saw something in each of us to merit this gift is truly beyond what words can express.


Israel Blog- Day Two

Today definitely felt like a week but in the best way possible….Tzfat is filled with the color blue. It is on the gates, doorways, ceilings, jewelry and more. We learned today that the blue comes from a Midrash that the sea is a reflection of the sky that reflects the holy throne of Hashem . It is a color of good luck. Something we all need in our lives.


Birthright for Mom’s Blog

It has been a whirlwind 24 hours for the Chicagoans participating in the JWRP journey to Israel. The travel had its ups & downs (literally & figuratively) but we all arrived safely and with our luggage!


Habits of Happiness: Positive Psychology and Judaism

Explore the concepts of Positive Psychology through the lens of Jewish wisdom, giving practical and meaningful tools to change, be happier, have better relationships and live a more fulfilling life


Yom Kippur Letter

My precious child,
There are a few things I would like you to know before Yom Kippur which may help you to make the most of this very powerful day.