Morning Blessings

There are lots of beautiful prayers in Judaism. But some of my absolute favorites are the set of blessings said in the morning upon waking. I find them a beautiful way to remember all the blessings I have, as well as also a nice list of requests from G-d for the day. To the best … More Morning Blessings

Perfect Timing

A few nights ago I was at a pre-Chanukah ladies’ night at Chabad Manila.¬†There, unexpectedly, I met a woman who was a certified Hebrew teacher. When she found out I already knew some Hebrew and could keep up a basic conversation, she gave me her calling card. By the following day, I had mostly put … More Perfect Timing