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Vlog #14: “Lost Footage of Chanukah Party Found”!

3 days ago

Sure, you know Mayim Bialik from her work on “The Big Bang Theory” and “Blossom.” But here’s Mayim as you’ve never seen her before… This silly sitcom’s special holiday episode has everything: Mayim A “wild card” of a guest who must leave…

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Kwanzaa 101: Your User-Friendly Guide

5 days ago

[Photo: from a trip that the author (top right) took with her friends to Kumasi, Ghana, to connect with her roots and learn more about Ghanaian culture and history] Most people in the United States are most likely familiar with…

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Worried about Family Conflicts this Holiday Season?

1 week ago

During the holidays it is common to have many family get-togethers. However, some may experience parents and in-laws, siblings, cousins, and all other family extensions, as too much. For many people, sayings like:  “Family is everything,”  “Blood is thicker than…

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On the Autism Spectrum, But Finding a Home

3 weeks ago

A few weeks ago, Mayim spent a Shabbat retreat with Jewish people with disabilities and special needs, and was very moved by the experience. She called that kind of experience “critically important” for people with special needs “who may be…