Pic by Polina Kovaleva via Pexels

Vayakhel: Making a Fuss

I’ve been writing this blog for over a year now and, during that time, I’ve always written about my own confusing moments in the joyful mess that is parenthood. This week, though, I’d like to write about another mother, one of my oldest friends and someone I love like a sister.

It’s not that I have nothing to write about. This week was mid-winter break in New York (and elsewhere?) which meant that I was home with our…




Writer • Editor • Musician • Mama • Writing words for @bhg @healthmagazine @parentsmagazine @hey_alma @realsimple @thestartup_ @lilithmagazine

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Schitt’s Creek: Why David and Patrick are the best couple on TV

June 26 carries a special significance for the LGBT community

Men Struggle With Body Positivity Too

Why we have to #ShapeIDAHOBIT in this time of COVID-19

[REPOST 06.24.2019]

How Far Does Being Queer Define Me?

Profile: LGBT+ Representation

Episode 5: Being the “Man,” Not Being the “Man,” and Fast Forward Sunset Cruise.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Mikhal Weiner

Mikhal Weiner

Writer • Editor • Musician • Mama • Writing words for @bhg @healthmagazine @parentsmagazine @hey_alma @realsimple @thestartup_ @lilithmagazine

More from Medium

I Almost Killed Myself for Ethical Purity

Pink and white pills with smily faces on them, Nyk, Medium

Two seconds during a class in 10th grade caused me so much hurt I couldn’t see people in the eye…

How to have a vagina and still be able to open a jar

How Not to Raise a ‘Toxic’ Male