Paula Abdul – Bat Mitzvah at 51!


We just discovered this news in the Jewish press – celebrity singer/dancer Paula Abdul is celebrating her Bat Mitzvah at the age of 51! As noted in the Jerusalem Post, Paula, an observant Jew, will participate in Bat Mitzvah ceremonies at Jerulasalem’s Western Wall, during a 10-day visit to Israel.   On her schedule is […]

Bar/Bat Mitzvah in Italy — Ellen’s visit with Rabbi Barbara Aiello


“I’ve been all over the world visiting sites that might be suitable for my Destination Bar/Bat Mitzvah clients. I select only those venues that foster both respect and reverence for this special time in a child’s life, and a sense of family bonding and adventure that will create cherished, lifelong memories. Rabbi Barbara Aiello’s southern […]

New! Bar/Bat Mitzvah Italy Tour – July 2013


Announcing our Family Italy Discovery Tour – July 4-14, 2013. Now, you can join other families in experiencing the full beauty of sacred Bar/Bat Mitzvah ceremonies in a fairytale Italian setting. Then set off in an escorted group to explore Italy’s most famous sites and exciting cities: Rome, Florence and Venice! Bar/Bat Mitzvah celebrations in […]

Bar/Bat Mitzvah in Italy


Your family Bar/Bat Mitzvah Vacation can now take place in Italy!  Choose from a land- or sea-based ceremony, then vacation on a Mediterranean cruise, or exploring the history, art culture and stunning terrain of Italy. Through special arrangement with an American-born rabbi based in Italy, your child’s Bar/Bat Mitzvah can be held at an historic […]