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Thinking of Others on Rosh Hashanah
Salomon Says
Thinking of Others on Rosh Hashanah

Thinking of Others on Rosh Hashanah

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Our prayers can make a difference.

My Rosh Hashanah Mantra
Mom with a View

My Rosh Hashanah Mantra

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The Almighty has given me everything I need.

The El Al Blunder
Salomon Says
The El Al Blunder

The El Al Blunder

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Should you give that ticket back?

Rosh Hashanah: Going Up
Lori Almost Live
Rosh Hashanah: Going Up

Rosh Hashanah: Going Up

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Are you a better person this year?

Making Rosh Hashanah Meaningful
Salomon Says
Making Rosh Hashanah Meaningful

Making Rosh Hashanah Meaningful

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It’s time to get out of your comfort zone.

Living Amidst the Chaos
Mom with a View

Living Amidst the Chaos

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Some people thrive amidst chaos. I am not one of them.

The Real You: Pleasure of Understanding
Lori Almost Live
The Real You: Pleasure of Understanding

The Real You: Pleasure of Understanding

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The creative thinkers.

Who Are Your Real Friends?
Salomon Says
Who Are Your Real Friends?

Who Are Your Real Friends?

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Might it be your own kids?

Too Sensitive
Mom with a View

Too Sensitive

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Genuine empathy makes us better people in every respect. So why chide it?

Discovering the Real You
Lori Almost Live
Discovering the Real You

Discovering the Real You

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Understanding yourself and others through this Jewish personality typing.

Synagogue Dues
Salomon Says
Synagogue Dues

Synagogue Dues

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Can’t live with them. Can’t survive without them.

Beneath the Goth Look
Mom with a View

Beneath the Goth Look

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There’s a real person inside whose book is deeper and much more substantial than his cover.

Tests: My Will Vs God’s Will
Lori Almost Live
Tests: My Will Vs God’s Will

Tests: My Will Vs God’s Will

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What I want to do versus what I feel like doing.

Smarty Pants
Salomon Says
Smarty Pants

Smarty Pants

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Being smart is overrated.

The Busy Trap
Mom with a View

The Busy Trap

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Who has time to deal with life’s real issues?

Tests: Acceptance Vs Rejection
Lori Almost Live
Tests: Acceptance Vs Rejection

Tests: Acceptance Vs Rejection

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Putting God into the equation.

Is Happiness a Luxury?
Salomon Says
Is Happiness a Luxury?

Is Happiness a Luxury?

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The answer may surprise you.

A Series of Fortuitous Events
Mom with a View

A Series of Fortuitous Events

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Seeing God’s Hand during our trip to Switzerland.

Tests: Connection Vs. Estrangement
Lori Almost Live
Tests: Connection Vs. Estrangement

Tests: Connection Vs. Estrangement

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The most common challenge we have with our spouse.

Do You Eat Kosher?
Salomon Says
Do You Eat Kosher?

Do You Eat Kosher?

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The surprisingly most common Jewish practice. Why?

Taking It Out on the Spouse
Mom with a View

Taking It Out on the Spouse

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Don’t take your closest relationships for granted.

Tests: Giver Vs. Taker
Lori Almost Live
Tests: Giver Vs. Taker

Tests: Giver Vs. Taker

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One of life’s challenges is learning to get out of ourselves.

Shattered Glass
Mom with a View

Shattered Glass

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Since the death of my infant granddaughter, I find it easier to feel the pain in losing the temple.

Completing the Talmud
Salomon Says
Completing the Talmud

Completing the Talmud

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Why every Jew should come to the Siyum HaShas on Aug 1st.

Tests: Why God Gives Them
Lori Almost Live
Tests: Why God Gives Them

Tests: Why God Gives Them

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Would you send your child to a school that gives no tests?

Of Presidents and God
Salomon Says
Of Presidents and God

Of Presidents and God

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Are you comfortable with a President who prays?

When Summer Never Ends
Mom with a View

When Summer Never Ends

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Help! I’ve got the “it’s summer again and the kids are already bored” blues.

Jewish Leadership
Lori Almost Live
Jewish Leadership

Jewish Leadership

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Three essential aspects: vision, responsibility, care.

The Truth about Divorce
Salomon Says
The Truth about Divorce

The Truth about Divorce

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Does every other marriage really end in divorce? Don't believe it.

Breathing Space
Mom with a View

Breathing Space

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How to tell your spouse you need some private time, alone.

Everything Happens to Me
Lori Almost Live
Everything Happens to Me

Everything Happens to Me

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We need to learn how to get out of ourselves.

The German Ban on Circumcision
Salomon Says
The German Ban on Circumcision

The German Ban on Circumcision

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Echoes of Hitler reverberate.

Clarity Before Marriage
Mom with a View

Clarity Before Marriage

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Shared goals are the essence of marriage. Don’t take them for granted.

Courage to Live Your Clarity
Lori Almost Live
Courage to Live Your Clarity

Courage to Live Your Clarity

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Having the guts to stand up to social pressure.

You Can’t Have it All
Mom with a View

You Can’t Have it All

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Our children deserve attentive, involved parents.

Help! My Cell Phone is Missing!
Salomon Says
Help! My Cell Phone is Missing!

Help! My Cell Phone is Missing!

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My wife suffered a trauma. Why?

Is There a Doctor on Board?
Lori Almost Live
Is There a Doctor on Board?

Is There a Doctor on Board?

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When a kippah-clad doctor stepped forward to rescue a passenger.

Minimum Age for Marriage
Salomon Says
Minimum Age for Marriage

Minimum Age for Marriage

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At what age should you get married?

Obscenity
Mom with a View

Obscenity

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Elevating our mode of speech is not a losing battle.

Conflict Resolution
Lori Almost Live
Conflict Resolution

Conflict Resolution

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Screaming and yelling is not the Jewish way.

War on Junk Food
Salomon Says
War on Junk Food

War on Junk Food

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Are Disney and Mayor Bloomberg out of line?

The Ootchy-Kootchy Rule
Mom with a View

The Ootchy-Kootchy Rule

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Why couples who show the most public affection are more likely to divorce.

Dear Dad
Lori Almost Live
Dear Dad

Dear Dad

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We were so excited when our father came home.

Olympic Moment of Silence
Salomon Says
Olympic Moment of Silence

Olympic Moment of Silence

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Is one minute too much to ask?

Raising Teenage Daughters
Mom with a View

Raising Teenage Daughters

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Yes, it can be a tough ride. Here are a few effective tools to hold onto your sanity.

Completing the Talmud
Lori Almost Live
Completing the Talmud

Completing the Talmud

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A major celebration is in the works. And it’s not too late for you to participate.

The Lockerbie Bomber
Salomon Says
The Lockerbie Bomber

The Lockerbie Bomber

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Prison compassion – justice or folly?

Life without Whining

Life without Whining

Therapists are refusing to put up with the kvetching. We should do the same.

Lost in Translation
Lori Almost Live
Lost in Translation

Lost in Translation

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No hablo Español!

The #1 Reason for Marriage Problems
Salomon Says
The #1 Reason for Marriage Problems

The #1 Reason for Marriage Problems

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One rabbi’s opinion.