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Gila Manolson’s New Book – Must Read!!!

Does everyone here remember the refreshingly honest interview that I posted with Gila Manolson last year??  If you haven’t read it, read it NOW – I often reread it when I want to be inspired!! There are many aspects of Judaism that everyone finds intriguing – but nothing quite as much as the concept of …

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Guide to an Orthodox Jewish Wedding

I am honoured that I was asked to contribute a piece to a beautiful wedding site!  Rachel Cravit, the owner of the site, is a superb writer, and someone that I am also lucky to call a friend.  I hope you enjoy it pass on to wedding invitees that might want the lowdown beforehand.  Here …

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10 INSPIRATIONAL IDEAS… just in time for Shabbat :)

Here are the latest tichel styles I have been experimenting with and wanted to share with you.  Enjoy! Click HERE to see all ten.

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MORE Shomer Negiah!

This seems to be a hot topic, so here is a follow-up video about shomer negiah (guarding one’s touch with the opposite sex).  The first video, made a few weeks ago, is for those that aren’t ready yet to take on this concept.  This new video (below the first one on the page) is for …

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What Do Others Say About Tichels?!

Dear Andrea, “… is it professional?…” “… how does it affect…”  “… are people accepting of…” “… what does your community think?…” These are some sections of the emails that I’ve been receiving lately.  It seems that ladies are ready to start wearing tichels, but are curious/worried about how others are going to react.  Here is a …

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How to Find Your True Self

Here are some lessons about finding your truth from this week’s parsha! This is so amazing.  The Torah actually gives us detailed instruction on how to go on a spiritual journey and what one needs to let go of in order to find clarity.  Amazing. Click –> LEKH LEKHA and let me know what you …

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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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How to Store Your Scarves/Tichels/Accessories

Take your tichel collection from disorganized to beautiful!  Here are some *STORAGE IDEAS* that I use and other ladies recommend, with the pros and cons of each option listed. How do YOU store your tichels?

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Three NEW Tichel Tying Tutorial Videos!

Good morning, world! I haven’t been able to make the time to put out as many new videos as I would have liked to this summer.  B’H, all good reasons!  So I made sure to take a few hours this morning and make some new ones!  I hope that you enjoy them!  (Click the links …

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