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  • New role for Mayim Bialik: Mentoring future Jewish leaders

    As a star on the hit show “The Big Bang Theory,” an author, blogger and a Ph.D. in neuroscience, Mayim Bialik is certainly a potential role model for young ambitious Jews. Now she’ll be one in an official capacity. As a c0-chair of  Core 18, an entrepreneurial boot camp for 19- to 25-year-olds, Bialik will help “cultivate the… More ▸

  • The 2013 (Jewish) Emmy nominees

    The 2013 Emmy nominations are in! We won’t bore you with the whole long list, but we will share this compact yet impressive group of Jewish nominees. Here goes: OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTOR IN A DRAMA: Mandy Patinkin, “Homeland” OUTSTANDING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY Lena Dunham, “Girls” Julia Louis-Dreyfus, “Veep” OUTSTANDING SUPPORTING ACTRESS IN A COMEDY… More ▸

  • Alicia Silverstone opens vegan breast milk sharing service

    It seems Mayim Bialik isn’t the only vegan Jewish actress/author in Hollywood who happens to also be an outspoken breastfeeding advocate. While Bialik has provided advice to fellow moms, Alicia Silverstone is now providing them with actual breast milk. According to Us Weekly, Silverstone, mom to Bear Blu, 2, and author of The Kind Diet, has… More ▸

  • Mayim Bialik finally stops nursing

    Mazal Tov. Mayim Bialik’s kid is finally having real food. The Jewish “Big Bang Theory” actress  best known for her attachment parenting style has finally weaned her four-year-old son Fred, Bialik wrote in a blogpost for Kveller. “Well, nay-sayers, prepare to be proven wrong. All of you snarky mamas who glared at me nursing my 3… More ▸

  • Mayim Bialik’s next goal: to climb a mountain

    Full time actress/mother Mayim Bialik is still trying to get over a very difficult 2012. First it was the car accident in August, which almost caused her to lose parts of her right hand, and then it was the public separation from her husband of nine years Michael Stone. The 37-year old Emmy-nominated “Big Bang Theory” star,… More ▸

  • Mayim Bialik cashes in…

    Big Bang Theory actress Mayim Bialik came out with the upper hand this past week after cashing a check from ABC for appearing on The View last year, even after the show bashed her over her parenting practices. Show hosts made some incendiary comments, suggesting her divorce was a result of her attachment parenting tactics,… More ▸