Kveller.com http://www.Kveller.com Visit Kveller.com to learn more about Jewish Parenting. en-us Copyright 2010, Kveller.com meredith@Kveller.com (Meredith Lewis) meredith@Kveller.com (Meredith Lewis) Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:54:29 EDT Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:54:29 EST Jewish Life Atypica CMS (http://cms.atypica.com) Kveller.com http://www.Kveller.com/images/kveller.png http://www.Kveller.com I Ditched the Dinner, But Not Shabbat http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50813 It’s Friday.This week, I’ve cooked five dinners that included a different lean protein each night, an exciting vegetable and some kind of whole grain. I’ve made five breakfasts that are healthy, protein-filled and free of junk. I’ve packed 10 school ... blog Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:49:53 EST Julie Levine http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50813 Mayim Bialik Goes on "The View" & Rosie O'Donnell Declares Her Love for Kveller http://www.kveller.com/mayim-bialik/?p=6012 Yesterday was a busy day for Mayim Bialik. First she hit up the ladies on "The View" to talk about landing a role in "Beaches," how to practice attachment parenting once your kids are no longer babies, and the recent "Shamy" developments on "The Big ... blog Fri, 21 Nov 2014 10:12:01 EST Kveller http://www.kveller.com/mayim-bialik/?p=6012 Interviews with Interesting Jews: Sarah Wildman, Author of "Paper Love" http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50801  As a pregnant mother, what special emotions did you experience carrying one of your children on this journey with you?My joke is always that my next book should be “The Well Traveled Fetus.” I traveled extensively through both pregnancies. It w... blog Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:51:40 EST Irene S. Levine http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50801 The Surprising Reason My Son's Kindergarten Teacher Called http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50790 Nearly two weeks ago, I received a phone call from my son’s kindergarten teacher that has stayed with me. My first thought upon seeing the school’s number on caller ID was “Uh-oh, who did what now?” Though I am generally a positive person and I have ... blog Thu, 20 Nov 2014 14:26:45 EST Kerry Newman http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50790 Mayim Bialik: I've Come to Accept a Lot About Divorce, But I Don't Want to Accept This http://www.kveller.com/mayim-bialik/?p=6005 OK God, I get it. I get that you're in charge. You're just in charge of it all, aren't you? In charge, all-knowing, always there.You were there when Mike and I announced our separation right here on Kveller. You were there when my get was signed and ... blog Thu, 20 Nov 2014 11:15:05 EST Mayim Bialik http://www.kveller.com/mayim-bialik/?p=6005 I Love My Family But I Miss My Old Lover http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50798 I remember my summer in Israel when I was 16 years old as being one of near-orgasmic bliss. I wasn’t dating anyone seriously, but I did have a lover. My lover was sleep. And he was hot.Every Friday afternoon, I would take the bus from the small town ... blog Thu, 20 Nov 2014 09:48:51 EST Jordana Horn http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50798 I Am a Mother in Jerusalem & I Am Scared http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50784 Last night, hours after the terror attack on a synagogue that killed five men, maimed many others, and left prayer shawls, prayer books, and teffilin to soak in pools of blood, I sat on the couch with my husband and expressed my increasingly intolera... blog Wed, 19 Nov 2014 15:54:37 EST Cori Widen http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50784 How My Mother's Lessons of the Holocaust Inspired Me to Adopt My Son http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50777 I was 7 years old the first time my mother told me that the fate of occupied Europe was in my hands. I remember it clearly. My mother sat me down and explained to me that if, when I grew up, I failed to marry a Jewish girl and raise Jewish children, ... blog Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:12:29 EST Claude Knobler http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50777 What the Gruesome Images from the Jerusalem Terror Attack Taught Me About Hope http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50768 The images are gruesome. Heartwrenching. So much blood. I don’t want to see. And for a while I don’t. Not really. I scroll quickly from one post to the next. Four killed in terror attack. Har Nof. Rabbis. Synagogue. Even as my heart is rushing and th... blog Wed, 19 Nov 2014 11:18:10 EST Nicki Gilbert http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50768 The Day I Almost Ruined My Daughter's Belief in Magic http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50762 My daughter's imaginary friend is named “N.O.K.” Since she was very small, she's been talking about her, as in: “N.O.K. loves cherry ice cream,” “N.O.K. is the only one who will play games that aren't ‘princess-y,’” “N.O.K's mom is in Israel this wee... blog Wed, 19 Nov 2014 10:39:06 EST Lela Casey http://www.kveller.com/blog/?p=50762