My Journey Into Motherhood

When a litter of kittens was born on my doorstep, I took stock of the family I’d formed—and lost

They Grow Up Fast

I’ll never forget the day my son, not yet three, said to me, ‘I want a haircut’

Don’t Ask Me How It Feels To Be a Mother

I’m not ‘a mom.’ I’m just her mom.

How Motherhood Changes Mother’s Day

My mother and I used to be at each other’s throats; now everything is different

Why Alicia Silverstone Didn’t Give Her Son a Bris

It would mean “God made the body imperfect,” the actress argues in new book

Jewish Clergy’s Newest Challenge: Single Motherhood

A new documentary follows four women on their journey to parenthood

Why I Waited To Have Children: A Meditation on the Myth of Selfless Jewish Mothers

My husband and I wanted kids. We just didn’t want them now. But the longer we delayed, the more we risked missing our chance.

My Jewish Child

My son, conceived with donated sperm, is Jewish—no matter what rabbis say

The Great Baby Divide

I knew my friends weren’t keen on kids. Then I found out that they didn’t much care for parents, either.

Pregnant Pause

Pregnancies are fertile ground for superstition, especially for those who assume their traditions and lucky charms are based in Jewish law

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