What I learned about maternal love from Aviva Shalit, whose son Gilad was held prisoner in Gaza for five years
Episode 135: Peninah Lamm Kaplansky on infertility and miscarriage in the Jewish community, Sister Julia Walsh on giving up motherhood for the church, and the granddaughter-grandmother duo behind the new documentary ‘Wendy’s Shabbat’
A word that used to be tinged with condescension and snark has been rehabilitated as a marker of female solidarity
When I was pregnant, my therapist became a maternal figure for me—and ultimately helped me appreciate my own mother in an unexpected way
A Mother’s Day farewell to the coolest First Lady ever
‘The Jewish Daughter Diaries’ paints an often-predictable portrait of Jewish moms. My own family’s history is more complicated.
On the annual trip to visit mom, I fought with her, my boyfriend almost drowned, and I didn’t want to leave