In 2012 we opened up our first Burn Care Gemach to residents of the Old City, run by Shifra, an oil fire burn victim, read her story here. In Aug. 2012, Chaya Malka had a visit with “Pippie” the three-year-old burn victim from South Africa who has made front-page headlines because of a revolutionary skin transplant operation […]
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I am a stay at home mom of 2 year old twins. One Thursday, while they were napping, I decided to be overly ambitious and get a few things done at the same time. Having made the Whole Wheat and regular challah dough the night before, I started out by taking challah from the 5 […]Challah, Family, Home, Kitchen, Kitchen stove, Mothers, Parenting, Smoke detector
I remember standing with my husband near the elevators on the seventh floor of the hospital. We had just heard the doctor’s diagnosis. I leaned against the wall, staring out the window at the hills of the city. Exhausted and confused, I kept wondering, where do we go from here? I was no stranger to […]Child, Down Syndrome, Family, Fear, Parent, Sadness