When I was a little girl, we started a family tradition of decorating for Christmas the day after Thanksgiving. Mama would go and find the biggest, fullest, real evergreen tree she could find, filling our home with the natural smell of pine. We'd spent hours decorating it and embellishing the rest of the house while… Continue reading A Not So Merry Christmas
Even if you are new to keeping Torah, I'm sure you are already familiar with the cycle that can easily ensnare even the most faithful Torah observer. If not navigated properly, people tend to fall into one of three categories: going insane, going back to modern day belief systems, or walking away from faith (in… Continue reading I’m New to Keeping Torah, Now What?
Being three years into our walk as a Torah Observant believing family, you would think we would be able to dodge much of what is dished our way because of our beliefs. Many who have started on this journey before us warned of the speed bumps that would come... and they were right. I have… Continue reading 5 Things Torah Observant Believers Wish Others Would Stop Saying to Them