Remembering my wedding after divorce

Posted on June 4th, 2018
Mayim Bialik from GrokNation


Mayim's latest video explores how the Shamy wedding brought up real life emotions


With all the Shamy wedding talk, I figured it’s time to talk a bit about my divorce and the “stuff” left behind after a divorce. Let’s talk about what we hold onto: wedding dresses, photographs, mementos—what to do especially if you share kids? Can you relate to this process of holding on?

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The #MeToo Movement Goes to Summer Camp

Posted on May 28th, 2018
By Deborah Meyer and Jeremy Fingerman for JTA


The #MeToo movement has empowered women to speak up against harassment and abuse. that includes firing beloved camp leaders facing credible accusations.

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The 'library' that's a lifeline for families

Posted on May 21st, 2018
By Keren David for The JC


A free book service for children is allowing Jews in remote communities to stay connected


Sam Grainger is six and Zachary Swain is five. They live hundreds of miles apart, but they have a lot in common.

They both live in villages, with quintessentially English names - Sam comes from Bunwell in Norfolk, Zachary's home in Whimple in Devon, is the only one with a mezuzah among the thatched cottages.

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Shavuot Family Activities

Posted on May 14th, 2018
ReformJudaism.org

 

Shavuot begins after sunset on May 19

 

Last week we highlighted Jvillage Network's Shavuot Guide for many great activities you can do with your children. 

This week we're letting you know about more videos,  articles, and stories to read to your children from ReformJudaism's Shavuot Family Activities page.

There are so many great resources to help you and your family enjoy this Zman Matan Torateinu/The Season of the Giving of the Torah.

 

Chag Sameach! (Happy Holiday!)


 

 

Family Activities for Shavuot

Posted on May 7th, 2018

 

Shavuot begins after sunset on May 19

 

Are you looking for some fun activities to do with your children this holiday? Then look no further than Jvillage Network's Shavuot Holiday Guide.

 

You'll have hours of fun! It is filled with fun activities that even your toddler can make, from painting Q-Tip Flowers to the 10 Commandments Matching Game; from making Flower Collages to a Shavuot Scavenger Hunt. You'll also find enjoyable videos to watch together and many delicious recipes to make together.

 

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