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June 2020

AEROSMITH AND HEROES

My friend Adinah ominously stated during Shabbat dinner that life is like a roll of toilet paper. “The closer one gets to the end,...

FIVE Permissions of a Pandemic

“We may not all be in the same boat, but we’re in the same storm” – Unknown We’re all feeling the impacts of this pandemic,...

EVOLVING RITUALS

In this time of uncertainty, amid the coronavirus pandemic, families are faced with difficult decisions when it comes to deciding whether or not to...

HANGING TOUGH

Parents have played a much larger role in their children’s learning, while navigating the stressors of work, home life and a global pandemic. Understandably,...

CAN’T STOP THE PARTY

The season of simchas is upon us, but the ways in which we would normally celebrate those graduations and weddings couldn’t be further from...

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JLife Extra- February Brings Purim and More

Even though the COVID-19 pandemic has kept the members of the Jewish community glued to screens instead of being together physically, creative minds have...

Orange County’s Jewish History- Mother Housewife Teacher Spy

Marion Miller Neuberger (née Freed), born in 1920 in NYC and raised in Florida, had a typical mid 20th century Jewish upbringing. An only...

Kosher Dog

Nugget was adopted from Best Friends Animal Society two years ago when she was 1 1/2 years old. She is half mini-doxie and half...

Throwing Candy at the Computer

Midway through Lila Duke’s bat mitzvah ceremony, her family’s cat made an appearance.     Minnie’s interruption was one of many ways that Lila’s coming-of-age...