January 2019

8 Products for a Healthy New Year

I don’t know about you, but I see January 1st as a clean slate to start a healthy new year. Making New Year resolutions is easy… but keeping them and being consistent… well that’s a whole other thing.  Life is busier than ever, we have more distractions and stress than ever, and it’s hard to stay consistent…

Visit Jerusalem With Kids: The Best Things To See

Jerusalem is considered by many to be the holiest city in the world. This ancient city is the epicenter of the world’s major religions and is both inspirational and controversial. The layers upon layers of history here hold a deep religious significance for Jews, Muslims and Christians alike. These three religions have co-existed mostly peacefully in the city out of respect for…

6 Problems With The College Application Process

We’re heading dangerously fast towards college with my high school senior. We are now in our year of ‘lasts’. We’ve been preparing for this momentous moment for almost 18 years, and navigating the college application process for 18 months. Who knows what the future has in store for him, but I do know one thing… the college application process is…

Christmas Eve in Bethlehem

Our journey from Jerusalem to Bethlehem was a quest to witness the sacredness of the birthplace of Jesus, particularly during the Christmas season at the Church of the Nativity. The entire city, aglow with twinkling lights and buzzing with people from around the globe, embodied the essence of Christmas spirit, making our attendance at Midnight Mass in Manger Square a profoundly humbling and awe-inspiring…