BLOG | November 2, 2013
Making sense of the world can be challenging when you are a teen, especially with the myriad of confusing and even disturbing messages from peers and the media about what it means to be female and male.
BLOG | October 7, 2013
BLOG | September 4, 2013
When I think and talk about teshuvah, I usually focus on change. How can we take stock of our lives and improve the parts of ourselves that we wish to change? This year I was struck by a different aspect of teshuvah. I realized that teshuvah doesn’t need to be focused solely on changing who we are. Teshuvah can also be about learning to accept and forgive ourselves, and learning how to embrace our abilities, limitations, bodies and relationships.
BLOG | July 19, 2013
BLOG | June 1, 2013
BLOG | May 29, 2013
The tassel on my graduation hat that upgrades me to “graduate” status fails to display the very core of my education: the journey.