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Another Year of Shifts, Transitions, Grief and Dreams

2 weeks ago

Today is April 9. The ninth day of the fourth month. The day is full. Passover, the Jewish festival of Freedom celebrating the Exodus from Egypt  -the transformation from slavery to liberation – begins tomorrow night. There are so many…

Grok Culture

Vlog #21: Chad and Mayim Time

3 weeks ago

Since Mayim started doing videos with Chad Jamian (remember “Driving with Mayim”? or last year’s Passover video?), GrokNation readers have been clamoring for more “Chad” – so we’re happy that Chad and Mayim did this fun video about their friendship. Chad…

Grok Culture

My Famous Passover Chart

3 weeks ago

[Photo: Mayim’s Passover preparation chart] I would like to applaud the Forward for tackling my Pesach chart/graph/list. They do an excellent job in their analysis but some questions indeed are left unanswered. Why is this chart different from other charts? It…

Grok Culture

Facing My Big Hurdle and Myself

3 weeks ago

Whether or not I should pursue a life as a singer was never a question; I have known since as long as I can remember that this is what I wanted to do. But when I was about 8, my…