Sanctifying G-d

A few weeks back I wrote about Morning Blessings, and that got me really thinking about each blessing more carefully. And then I realized: I had always wondered about “sleep from my eyes and slumber from my eyelids” … why the differentiation? How was sleep different from slumber? I wrote my mentor Eliezer about it, … More Sanctifying G-d

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