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  • Turtle Rock, Sammy Spider, and the Word: High Holiday Books for Kids

    By Josh Bob

    Reviews of books for kids, perfect to read this Rosh Hashanah or Yom Kippur.

    Date: 09-11-2012
  • Cutting and Covenant: How I Decided Whether Or Not To Circumcise My Sons

    By Rabbi Julie Greenberg

    When I birthed my first son, less than six months after graduating from rabbinical school, I felt extreme ambivalence about cutting his beautiful body. I knew that our ancestors had enacted this ritual for thousands of years, that it was a ritual sanctified in tradition and embedded in the hearts of Jews through the ages, and that Jewish men had even died because of their marked bodies.

    Date: 11-14-2012
  • Eight Nights of Hanukkah Family Time

    By Galit Breen

    Since Hanukkah was about spending time together when I was a kid, that's what we're doing with our family now.

    Date: 11-29-2012
  • Hanukkah Parent School Visits

    By Joanna Brichetto

    All over the country, volunteer parents are visiting their child's classrooms and representing the entire Jewish people in 15 minutes or less. If this is you, here are some suggestions to make your visit educational, fun and positive.

    Date: 12-05-2012
  • An Extended Love

    By Heather Subba

    Being in an interfaith and intercultural relationship can come with both challenges and rewards, and learning to embrace them can be its own reward.

    Date: 01-03-2013
  • Tips for Parents of Children Who Are Intermarrying

    By InterfaithFamily

    Tips for parents of children who are intermarrying, compiled from InterfaithFamily contributors.

    Date: 01-08-2013
  • "My Dad Converted" and Other Questions

    By Ruth Schapira

    How do we talk to teens about religion? About their religious identity? About their parent's conversion?

    Date: 01-17-2013
  • Finding Community As A Young Parent

    By Dana Hagenbuch

    Whether intermarried or not, finding a Jewish community can be a great way to connect to your local community and make new friends.

    Date: 01-28-2013
  • Leaving a Jewish Legacy to Our Grandchildren

    By Sharon Morton

    Sharing stories, teaching philanthropy, practicing social action, and demonstrating happiness are the keys to sharing Judaism with grandchildren says one grandmother.

    Date: 02-13-2013
  • Life Lessons of The Purim Superhero

    By Stephanie Carey Maron

    Review of a new children's book, The Purim Superhero.

    Date: 02-14-2013

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