Grok Faith

Falling in Love With Yom Kippur

3 weeks ago

I fell in love last weekend.  Hard-core. I’d fallen before, but this time it was different: it was the holiest day of the Jewish calendar year, Yom Kippur, and I fell back in love with ritual and religious practice. And…

Grok Parenting

An Uninvited Monster: Parenting a Child With Anxiety

3 weeks ago

If you were to scroll through photos of my family you’d see a beautiful, smiling foursome making all the memories you make with young kids: visits to the pumpkin patch, holiday pajamas, exploring outside, building a tree fort, kissing a…