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This Past Weekend…

Something happened to me over Tu B’Shvat this weekend that I want to share.  I would love to hear if you have had similar experiences and/or if you have any feedback for me.  This is not your usual “harmony & synergy” video.  No inspiring conclusions, no exciting ideas… just something that I am dealing with …

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Three Magic Words

As a teenager in a high school classroom, I have received many an eye roll.  I had a reputation for being brainy, but certainly wasn’t the teacher’s pet.  “Boy, am I in for it” was one of the thoughts that teachers had when they found out I was to be in their class.  (Yes, one …

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My cousin!

I have always wanted to showcase other women wearing headscarves on this website, and I have also wanted to start a series of posts talking about specific people who inspire me. Well, this posts covers both –> meet my cousin, Steph, who is both beautiful and brave!

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Current Events

As a somewhat public figure representing observant Judaism, you may wonder about my thoughts on the current war that is happening.  Usually when I can’t find true insight or answers, I don’t write, and that is the case right now.  However, I know that my silence may convey something that is not in keeping with …

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Meeting With a Very Special Woman

Yesterday, due to some planning and much “unplanning”, I got to meet Rivka Malka Perlman in person!  We had time to make a quick video, where we gab about tichels, modesty, colour, marriage and… superpowers! Click on and enjoy –>  Girl Talk with Rivka Malka

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Thinking about Shomer Negiah?

Are you (or someone you know) thinking about taking on the Jewish concept of guarding your touch (shomer negiah)?  Check our this video for some basic ideas, knowledge, and practical tips.  Enjoy! Click –> HERE  

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A New Year!

Rosh Hashana (lit. head of the year) is often referred to as the ‘Jewish New Year’, but if you look at the Jewish Calendar, you’ll notice that it is celebrated on the seventh month of our year… why is this? On this day, we are not commemorating the creation of the Jews. Instead, we are …

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A part of the story that many don’t know… until now!

This is a huge chunk of my story that many might not be aware of. Beyond that, I have also written lots of important realizations, and facts about conversion that you probably haven’t heard before. Read –> A Fork In The Road?

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New Ideas (Cast Your Vote!)

Vayehi Internet (and there was internet!) Hello everyone!  These are four new exciting tying ideas that I’ve been experimenting with.  I love them all so much that I can’t decide which one to make a video tutorial of.  Which one would you like me do first?  Cast your vote! #1 – Shabbat Formal: #2 – …

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First Photo Blog Post!

I figured it would be best to show instead of tell :) Here are some photos that I’ve been able to take since arriving in Jerusalem.  Enjoy! Click–> Return to Yerushalayim

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