This week, my car had a mind of its own. Multiple times this past week, at 4:26 pm (or should I say 4:32) I found myself parked in front of SHA'HARON (Sharon's Tzahron), only to remember, with dismay that Sha'haron had ended. Charlie was our second child enrolled in Sharon Krasna outstanding Tzaharon (after-school program), so I knew from the start the quality of the child-centered structured, fun environment, reflective of Sharon’s passion towards children. This … [Read more...] about Go With Yo – Sha’haron
Register Early for JudyArt! One of the best pieces of advice that I received when my kids were younger was to register, early, for Judy Halperin's (z"l) art chug. “Register now,” friends advised, “it is tough to get a spot in her chug.” And so, I registered Ellie - beginning our multi-year relationship with JudyArt. JudyArt Minion Quality Time with JudyArt One of the advantages too always being late, parking in the wrong spot and needing to be reminded to bring post-dated … [Read more...] about JudyArt – Forever In Our Hearts and In Our Homes
Standing directly, in front of the aron kodesh, dressed in the traditional Haredi uniform, Rabbi Yakov Horowitz, unflinchingly shared certain realities with the packed crowd that had gathered last Wednesday night at Kehillat Shaarei Yonah Menachem, in Modi’in, Israel. Rabbi Horowitz’s lecture titled, “Developing a relationship with your kids, so they will talk, even about the most uncomfortable things” was full of uncomfortable topics. Topics seemingly unfit for the holiness of our … [Read more...] about The Haredi Trailblazer Who Absolutely Gets It
Speech and Montage from the High Energy Bat Mitzvah Celebration of a Wonder Woman, our daughter, Aderet Feinerman - Thursday, November 22, 2018. Aderet, the theme we chose for your Bat Mitzvah is Superheroes. When people hear the word Superhero, they might think of the Marvel comic series, and its cast of many characters. But, when we think of Superheroes, we think of a person whose actions and achievements exceed the ordinary. Many people have asked us, why did we name … [Read more...] about Aderet – You Are A Wonder Woman!
#LivingtheDream: The Next Chapter Wasn't it just yesterday, that we sat at your dining room table Debbie Toledano-Goldfischer! Remember, when we proudly showed all of you, our friends and family, the plans. Plans because there were no pictures. We boldly, some might say, impulsively, dared to dream. Ten years ago, fresh off the Nefesh B'Nefesh flight, our taxi dropped us, our two small little girls, and 8 suitcases at our home - 42/2 Esther Hamalka, Modi'in. We quickly learned, that … [Read more...] about Closing the Chapter on Esther Hamalka
#Summer is here! Today, I am chatting with Ninet Chanoch the director of קייטנת פסק-זמן. I asked Ninet to give me some tips on helping my five-year-old stay safe in the #water. Join the conversation! What questions do you have for Ninet? https://youtu.be/VYVD3EgFcus … [Read more...] about Have You Taught Your Infant To Swim Yet?