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September 2015

Monkey See, Monkey Do

Providing role models for our children.

The Reggio Emilia Philosophy

Turning ordinary settings into extraordinary learning zones.

High Holiday Activities

Get the whole family in on the action.


Learning from our mistakes.

Kosher Dog

Meet our top dawg!

Caring For Our World

Shemittah, Jubilee and Drought

Kvetch & Kvell

A Letter to the Editor

When Good Enough Is Perfect

Finding Joy in Imperfection

Book Club Recommendation

The Book of Life

Yom Kippur in Israel

Getting a jump on this day of observance.

A Work of Ark

Reflections of Past and Present

Most Read

Jlife Extra- July

Tuesday, July 6 10:45 AM Temple Bat Yahm Zoom Session: Walking through the Streets of Israel Join Rabbi Gersh Zylberman and Mike Hollander for an exciting session:...

Chew on This

Chew on this: One of America’s most iconic gum brands was originally a Jewish-owned tobacco business.      In 1891, Morris Chigorinsky emigrated from...

What to Change?

Life in Israel is not just about voting for a new government every few months. In between we do stuff. Like play tennis. A...


In another “This-too-is-Israel-moment,” the war was over. We climbed out of bomb shelters and safe rooms and returned to shaky post-COVID-19 classrooms, cafes and...