St. Louis Jewish Light

Ask the Third Graders: Leaving Someone Out

Ask the Third Graders: Leaving Someone Out

May 12, 2021

What do you do when you are playing with someone and another person wants to play with you but you don’t want to play with them? What do you say? Alexa and Madeline respond: We have all been in this situation before where we feel left out by a group...

The Messier Side of Parenting | The Bathroom Trick

The Messier Side of Parenting | The Bathroom Trick

April 14, 2021

“The Messier Side of Parenting” introduces readers to Taryn Goldstein, 43, a St. Louis Jewish mother of four sons, ranging in age from 9 to 15. In her video blog, Goldstein will offer her no-holds-barred take on parenting, with topics ranging from...

Ask the Third Graders: When the truth might hurt a friend's feelings

Ask the Third Graders: When the truth might hurt a friend’s feelings

April 14, 2021

Third grade students Alexa and Madeline offer their advice in the second installment of a new St. Louis Jewish Light video series.  Question: A friend called, who told me her daughter asked mine if she liked her new haircut, and my daughter said she...

Harold Abrams

St. Louis’ stories from the Holocaust: Harold Abrams

Since 1979, Vida “Sister” Goldman Prince has been Chairman of the Oral Histories Project, at the St. Louis Kaplan Feldman Holocaust Museum. The project is dedicated to recording and preserving audio interviews of not only Holocaust Survivors,...

Virtual tour of Israel to celebrate Yom Ha'atzmaut

Virtual tour of Israel to celebrate Yom Ha’atzmaut

By Nicky Blackburn April 12, 2021

(Israel21C) — We know you can't fly to Israel just yet, but that's no reason not to enjoy the beauty of Israel from your own home.

The Messier Side of Parenting - with Taryn Goldstein

The Messier Side of Parenting – with Taryn Goldstein

March 30, 2021

“The Messier Side of Parenting” introduces readers to Taryn Goldstein, 43, a St. Louis Jewish mother of four sons, ranging in age from 9 to 15. In her video blog, Goldstein will offer her no-holds-barred take on parenting, with topics ranging from...

Ask the third graders | Hurtful words

Ask the third graders | Hurtful words

March 30, 2021

Third grade students Alexa and Madeline offer their advice in the second installment of a new St. Louis Jewish Light video series.  Question: Sometimes my friends use hurtful words like “dumb” or “stupid” to make fun of someone or put them...

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