Jewish Moms

A place for Jewish moms to connect. Members agree to respect diverse expressions and practices of Judaism. This is a safe and supportive community. Anti-Jewish, anti-Israel, and proselytizing will not be tolerated.


What's the best way to...

What's the best way to learn prayers? I sing the first line of Shema to my boys, unfortunately I haven't memorized it entirely. Plus I don't know when to pray or any of the...

Started by Amanda on 01/30/2011 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 05/22/2014 by Bridget


Struggling and praying for faith

In Nov 2010 my MIL moved in with us. She is an Evangelical Christian, who does not support my and (at the time) my husbands choice to follow the Judaism. I say at the time for...

Started by Amanda on 06/27/2012 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 05/14/2014 by Bridget


Any Jewish mamelahs in non-Jewish communities?

Hi mamas, lets get this board back to what its really for, discussing issues of Jewish parenting! My biggest concern as a Jewish mom is that we live in a very small Jewish...

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Started by Kat on 11/25/2010 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 05/14/2014 by Bridget


Hello All Jewish Mom's

Shalom Moms, I just wanted to introduce myself, I am Eliza, the new Adminstor. I am trying to learn and keep up with all the members. I sent some new members a welcome note,...

Started by Eliza on 11/22/2009 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 03/23/2014 by Chavie


The December Dilemma & The Mensch on a Bench

Hi, My name is Erin Hoffman and I am new here. My husband and I are raising two Jewish boys in an inter-faith household. December is always a tough month for us. Last year...

Started by Hoffman on 10/16/2013 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 10/16/2013 by Hoffman


New here - Would love Jewish Mommy friends!

Hi! My name is Jessica, and my son's name is Alex, or AJ, I often refer to him as both. He will be a year old in 10 days, and he is the light of my life, the center of my...

Started by Jessica on 08/27/2011 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 04/15/2013 by Valeri


Ein Prat Fountainheads - fun music videos

Just wondering if anyone else out there is a fan of the Ein Prat Fountainheads. (check them out on YouTube) I LOVE their music videos and so do my kids. My personal favorite is...

Started by Rachel on 01/20/2013 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 01/30/2013 by Barbara


My husband is anti Jewish schools...

He didn't go to one. I did, and loved it. And I want my daughter, who's arriving in about 4 weeks to go to Jewish schools all the way through. But my husband thinks that they...

Started by Tiffany on 02/28/2011 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 11/04/2012 by Chana


Where did you get divorced??

I want to hear from anyone who has divorced in Israel or abroad, and what the experience was like... good, bad and the ugly... What would you do different, what would your...

Started by Avigail on 04/16/2012 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 07/27/2012 by Avigail


Planning a Bat Mitzvah

Hello, live in suburbs of ATL and have 3 kids 28,23, and 12. Older ones are gone from home and life with 12 y/o is exciting. We are planning her Bat Mitzvah for Dec. Any good...

Started by Ellen on 05/09/2010 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 08/24/2011 by Sheri


Purim Baskets

So this is my first year making Purim baskets with my 3 kids, and I'm looking for suggestions on what to put in them, and how much of everything? I am trying to make it so that...

Started by Kathy on 02/26/2011 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 03/07/2011 by Eliza


How did you decide...?

For those of you that converted, how did you decide to stop celebrating Christmas? My oldest will be 4 in about a week, and I don't know how to explain to him that we won't be....

Started by Amanda on 01/07/2011 in Jewish Moms

Last update on 02/28/2011 by Karen