About the Author


B. Gordon

B. Gordon is a freelance writer, columnist, and copywriter. Her work appears on national and international online and print publications.


7 Common Mindsets to Discard before Marriage

Learning the art of flexibility.

Sir Isaac Newton and Judaism

The scientist’s recently disclosed private papers reveal his deep reverence for ancient Jewish wisdom.

The Jews of Djerba: 9 Facts about This Ancient Jewish Community

One of the oldest Jewish communities in the world exists in a Muslim-dominated region.

Native Americans and the Jews

Whether or not Native Americans are one of the lost tribes of Israel, the strange parallels between them and the Jews are intriguing.

Gems of Wisdom of the Kotzker Rebbe

Nine wise, pithy quotes attributed to the great rabbi.

Roman Vishniac: Picturing a World

A snapshot of the life of the famed photographer.

The Titanic and the Jews

Some interesting facts about the fate of the Jews who boarded the Titanic.

Ten Phrases Not to Say to Our Kids

Some things are better left unsaid.

Six Afikomen Presents to Give Your Children

Items of lasting value to give your kids this Passover.

10 Phrases Not to Use in Marriage

The following statements can wreak havoc in your marriage.

Christopher Columbus, Secret Jew

What is the evidence that Columbus was a Jew?

How to Raise Leaders

Instill these five essential traits.

How to Break Bad Habits

Know your triggers and desired outcome, and replace your negative response with a more constructive alternative.

9 Myths about Happy Couples

How many myths are you living with?

Seven Common Parenting Mistakes

Because a wise parent learns from the mistakes of others.

8 Ways to Make Your Life Miserable

And keep the insidious feelings of joy and gratitude at bay.

6 Summer Activities for Bonding with Your Kids

Summer vacation can become a cherished time for strengthening our relationships with our children.

Four Mantras to Help Moms Keep their Cool

Because happy and healthy mothers make happy and healthy children.

Stalin and the Purim Miracle

Stalin had plans to murder millions of Russian Jews. Like Haman, the tables suddenly turned.

Fostering Trust in Our Children

Six ways to nurture this important characteristic in a world filled with mistrust and dishonesty.

Fighting in Marriage

9 ways to turn a valid argument into a full scale battle.

Tips for Life’s Journey

6 practical tools for fueling change.

Raising Independent Children

My parents successfully raised 10 kids, due primarily to these 7 key secrets.

Nine Questions to Ask about Your Marriage

Practical tools to strengthen and enhance your marriage.

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