A greater openness does not seem to have led to greater marital success.
When it comes to accepting the Torah, we can become like conflicted teenagers.
If they make a mistake, should parents apologize to their children?
Elephants are famous for their memories. Among human beings, there's nothing like a wife.
Is your spouse behaving in a way you find disturbing? The first place to look should be in a mirror.
What is it with adolescent girls and shopping? One mother's battle for perspective.
Disagreements, clashes, struggles are an inevitable part of growing up. Whether they result in animosity or deepened relationships is in our hands.
Too many couples have sacrificed closeness to the call of The Late Show.
J.K. Rowling can end the Harry Potter series with hope and optimism, or cynicism and disillusionment. Let's hope she chooses wisely.
Marriage is about more than giving. It's about putting our spouse's needs constantly and completely before our own.
I had a house, and then I had children. Preserve your sanity and let go of your attachment of the physical world.
Reaching middle age doesn't have to mean getting squished from our growing children on one side and our aging parents on the other.
We all know the pain and humiliation of being the victim of an unedited speaker.
Presents are nice. Luxurious presents may be nicer. But don't confuse them with real thoughtfulness and caring.
Thank God, the streets of Jerusalem are alive once again. There is bustle and energy, hope and joy. And sadly, lots of garbage.
Give up the illusion: we can't fight our children's battles, nor should we.
No matter what your age, it's never too late to make a difference.
Sending your 18-year-old to the other end of the world is not easy.
If you don't want to be treated like an object, don't dress like one.
Sarah and Rebecca set the standard for Jewish women to follow. Let's get inspired!
Complaining isn't just a bad habit. It actually makes the problem worse.
Is gossip really a good way to create relationships?
Little league has a bad rap -- frustrated coaches, over-invested parents and damaged kids -- but it is possible for it to generate a healthy Jewish experience.
Everyday you get the opportunity to meet the most important leader of the world. Are you ready?
Successful relationships are built on making the needs and pain of others as real as our own.
We frequently spend our time on trivial pursuits at the expense of more important ones.
Shaindel is schizophrenic and homeless -- and a beloved fellow Jew.
I have become an expert in tiredness, and I need at least nineteen more words to express all its different aspects.
How I learned to enjoy summer and the kids without tearing my hair out.
Mixed with delight and relief on the first day of school is the fear of the dreaded school supply lists.
An eclectic menu for Yom Tov that incorporates some of the symbolic foods eaten on Rosh Hashana.