Holding Pain and Joy in Our Pockets Today

Holding Pain and Joy in Our Pockets Today

Knowing not what to say to you in this moment, I offer you an image: I am holding pain and joy in my pockets today. A dear friend once opened a yoga class with the teachings of Rabbi Simcha Bunim, a nineteenth-century Polish Hasidic master.  He is credited with saying...
My Newest Mantra for Working Parents

My Newest Mantra for Working Parents

Because it’s been so helpful to me over the past few months, I’m writing today to share my newest mantra for working parents. A while back, I reflected on what I thought were the 10 Best Mantras for Working Moms.  As a reminder, the Sanskrit word “mantra” literally...