A hole in the nose is easily repaired. A hole in the heart is much more difficult to mend.
Visits to the bank give me an education in what passes for societal norms in behavior.
Do you talk to your spouse no matter how sleep deprived, overworked or frustrated you are? Communicating with God is no different.
Like a football coach, our overriding goal is to help our children realize their potential.
More and more women are choosing to conquer the world by staying home to raise their children.
Today everything is disposable, from the trivial to the profound. It takes a dramatic shift to internalize the power of permanence.
A lot of our parenting meltdowns are due to our own poor planning.
Yes it's romantic to sit and stare into each other's eyes. But talk won't build a marriage in the same way that action will.
These are dark times. But they are not the first ones we have faced.
Turning a negative into a positive is essential to strengthening a marriage.
A fun questionnaire reveals the preconceived notions that often underlie our conflicts in marriage.
Your expectations in marriage can make the relationship thrive or falter.
Answering Rosh Hashana's question: Did you do as much as you could with the gifts the Almighty gave you?
If we can't be bothered to write a real thank you note, how grateful are we really?
And it's not something we learn from books and classes.
God has a sense of humor. Why else would He give seven daughters to a woman who hates to go shopping?
Figuring out your spouse's unique personality type will unlock beautiful new dimensions in marriage.
My husband has taken up baking -- with a vengeance. Here are some of his best recipes.
Want to be a great Jewish leader? Learn from a consummate example -- the prophet Joshua.
Sometimes the best opportunities for growth are standing right in front of you.
Men, it's really very simple: our deepest desire is to be loved. Here's how to do it.
I was so frustrated by the intrusion, I hung up the phone.
Camp requires one of the biggest parenting challenges of all -- leaving our kids alone.
Destroying evil is perhaps the greatest act of kindness possible.
Are life's daily frustrations slowly eating away at your marriage?
The matriarch of the Jewish people embodies the opposite of typical daytime TV fare.
Recent studies suggest professional women are less happy in their marriage and more likely to divorce. Don't take the wrong lesson.
Before we engage in schadenfreude, let's be sure our own behavior and character could withstand the scrutiny.