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Varda Meyers Epstein

Varda Meyers Epstein is a mother of 12, a sometimes performer, and a parenting expert at Kars4Kids.

Varda Epstein is passionate about her Jewish faith, Israel, genealogy, music, writing, parenting, and food. An expatriate third-generation born Pittsburgher, Varda has lived in Israel for more than three decades while growing her family of 12 children and (thus far) 11 grandchildren (girls are ahead!). Varda maintains the <a href=http://www.kars4Kids.org/blog>educational blog</a> for parents at <a href=http://www.guidestar.org/profile/22-3746050>Kars4Kids</a>, a nonprofit car donation program funding educational initiatives for children. Her work has appeared in the <i>Washington Post</i>, <i>Tablet</i>, <i>Kveller</i>, <i>Babble</I>, <i>Elder of Ziyon</i>, and <i>Avotaynu</i>.