Get latest articles and videos with Jewish
inspiration and insights
Be bold and give it a try.
Iran repeatedly calls for the destruction of Israel. Indifference is not an option.
Strategies for perfectionists to overcome procrastination and pull the trigger.
One possible answer to Pope Francis’s question.
A wide-ranging interview with Dr. Qanta Ahmed, a physician and Muslim intellectual who defends Israel to the world.
The report, rife with contradictions, endorses Hamas’s anti-Israel narrative.
I’m really frustrated about being short.
The masses prefer to ignore reality and ordinary people can courageously speak up and become heroes.
New App tells you who your real friends are!
How the Jewish mourning laws counteract the upheaval left in death’s wake.
One thing I love about America is that as a nation they are not shy to talk about God.
My enthralling discovery that Henry David Thoreau’s ideas have their roots in Jewish consciousness.
A user-friendly guide for men who sometimes have no idea what their wife is really saying.
One way to deepen your sense of compassion and empathy.
About 40 percent of those with ADHD are women, but many are undiagnosed.
If these warning signs sound familiar, distance yourself as much as possible.
Saying yes with clarity.
How I was holding myself back from getting married.
Understanding their relevance to the 21st century.
We often question God's ways. But given the chance, how would we do things differently?
In a seemingly suicidal move, the Jews take on the mighty Romans.
Practical and relevant insights on the weekly parsha.
Advanced-level midrashic and Kabbalistic illuminations on the weekly parsha.
Lessons, stories and discussion questions for parents and kids.
Exploring the contemporary meaning of the first tragedy that occurred on the 17th of Tammuz, the breaking of the tablets at Mt Sinai.
Then and now, I am a Jew and I mourn.
In Israel, my 4-year-old son was on a mission to see the Temple being rebuilt. We were all surprised when he found it.
That day’s never been a good day for the Jews.
Pixar’s new movie is about why we cry. But don’t worry, there’s a happy ending.
There were over 2000 Jews in colonial America and many took part in the Revolutionary War. Here’s their story.
What draws people to convert to Judaism?
Building unity through kindness.
Amazing facts about Israel.
Aish.com's video sensation celebrating Israel's birthday!
February 13, 2010
March 1, 2010 9:45 PM
February 16, 2010 2:44 PM
What a turn around.....
All my grown life, as a boss, I do treat my employees with great respect, kindness and sometimes love, but never thought about instilling a winning atmosphere into the work place, sure we want great things, but, sometimes I think we all get away from the truth. GREAT story Lori, as usual!!! YOU ROCK! Shalom, Guy
February 15, 2010 3:01 PM
My daughter, a 5 year old had made trouble and I lost my cool and started yelling at her. She looked at me with her honest eyes and said, "MOMMY, that's not how Bas Yisroel (Jewish girls) talk." I did not know how to respond, what a chuzpa to teach your mommy, but then I realized she was right. My daughter the bas yisroel.
February 15, 2010 12:39 AM
Terrific insight on your part, Lori.
When my older daughter fought me taking swimming lessons, I knew deep in my heart, this was one battle I had to win, for her sake. I was petrified of going into the pool, after I nearly drown in a lake at 6 years old. I was damned to have my MIndy ever go through such trauma like that. I am so proud when I watch my daughter swimming so confidentally and gracefully. She also excels in her studies in school, well above my achievements. Good going Mindy girl. I love you so much. Mindy's little sister Tehilla is also excelling in her studies as well.
February 14, 2010 1:40 PM
inspiration to live by
This reminds me of how my late grandmother encouraged me to love the game of Scrabble, which led me to win a decent cash prize in a Scrabble tournament 10 years ago.
We should certainly put envy aside when it comes to those surpassing our abilities if they are inspired by us. After all, it is more important to do one's best than be the best. It all depends on one's self-satisfaction and self-actualization and who was there to inspire.
Display my name?
Your email address is kept private. Our editor needs it in case we have a question about your comment.