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Raccoons and Construction Workers
Mom with a View

Raccoons and Construction Workers

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There is always something or someone over my head.

Give It Your All
Lori Almost Live
Give It Your All

Give It Your All

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Don’t run away from a problem. Be an agent of change instead.

Wanna Be an Astronaut?
Salomon Says
Wanna Be an Astronaut?

Wanna Be an Astronaut?

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Why did NASA receive a record number of astronaut applications?

My Miami Vacation
Mom with a View

My Miami Vacation

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What is an LA denizen like me vacationing in Florida?

Gameboys and Sustaining Dignity
Lori Almost Live
Gameboys and Sustaining Dignity

Gameboys and Sustaining Dignity

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A group of North American kids help poor kids in Israel.

Think Crime Doesn’t Pay? Think Again
Salomon Says
Think Crime Doesn’t Pay? Think Again

Think Crime Doesn’t Pay? Think Again

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Get $9000 for not committing a crime.

Why Do Jews Leave Judaism?
Lori Almost Live
Why Do Jews Leave Judaism?

Why Do Jews Leave Judaism?

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Jews need to make informed choices about their Judaism. Don’t be afraid to learn.

Collecting
Mom with a View

Collecting

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We all have a desire to exert some control over our chaotic lives.

3 Ways to Stop Self-Pity
Salomon Says
3 Ways to Stop Self-Pity

3 Ways to Stop Self-Pity

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After all, pity is really just counterfeit love.

Alone on Valentine’s Day
Lori Almost Live
Alone on Valentine’s Day

Alone on Valentine’s Day

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Judaism’s heightened sensitivity to others.

The Comparison Trap
Mom with a View

The Comparison Trap

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Jealousy is when we count someone else’s blessings instead of our own.

9th Graders Exposed to Anti-Semitic Film
Salomon Says
9th Graders Exposed to Anti-Semitic Film

9th Graders Exposed to Anti-Semitic Film

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An apology isn’t enough.

My Husband & the Laundromat
Mom with a View

My Husband & the Laundromat

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An epic true story of one family and a dryer.

Health and Spirituality
Lori Almost Live
Health and Spirituality

Health and Spirituality

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It’s a mitzvah to take care of your body.

4 Best Ways to Help Lonely People
Salomon Says
4 Best Ways to Help Lonely People

4 Best Ways to Help Lonely People

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Loneliness is a very serious issue. Here's what you can do to help.

Facebook Jealousy
Mom with a View

Facebook Jealousy

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A group of friends went on vacation without me and their numerous Facebook photos are getting to me.

Paying for Kosher Food
Lori Almost Live
Paying for Kosher Food

Paying for Kosher Food

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When you spend money on a mitzvah, you never lose.

The Great Blizzard of 2016
Salomon Says
The Great Blizzard of 2016

The Great Blizzard of 2016

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New York is getting whacked! Who expected this?

After the Car Accident
Mom with a View

After the Car Accident

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Instead of accusations and anger, my friend performed an astounding act of selflessness and strength.

Breaking Up is Hard to Do
Salomon Says
Breaking Up is Hard to Do

Breaking Up is Hard to Do

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Now you can actually hire a service and get someone else do it for you.

Official Toilet Paper Roll Changer
Mom with a View

Official Toilet Paper Roll Changer

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Why am I the only person in our home who does this?

Parents or Kids: Who Needs the Other More?
Lori Almost Live
Parents or Kids: Who Needs the Other More?

Parents or Kids: Who Needs the Other More?

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The answer isn’t as obvious as you think.

Republishing Mein Kampf
Salomon Says
Republishing Mein Kampf

Republishing Mein Kampf

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After 70 years, does it belong back on the shelves?

42,000 Pairs of Shoes
Mom with a View

42,000 Pairs of Shoes

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And they can be all yours!

Memorial Boards in Cuba
Lori Almost Live
Memorial Boards in Cuba

Memorial Boards in Cuba

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Instead of building memorials, let’s invest in building the future generation of Jews.

Why the U.S. Ranks Only #15th Happiest Country
Salomon Says
Why the U.S. Ranks Only #15th Happiest Country

Why the U.S. Ranks Only #15th Happiest Country

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It all has to do with the Golden Triangle of Happiness.

The Widows in Our Midst
Mom with a View

The Widows in Our Midst

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We are admonished to be extra sensitive to and solicitous of widows. But are we?

Conflicting Emotions
Lori Almost Live
Conflicting Emotions

Conflicting Emotions

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Life is full of moments of happiness and sadness, all at once.

What’s Harder: Marriage or Parenting?
Lori Almost Live
What’s Harder: Marriage or Parenting?

What’s Harder: Marriage or Parenting?

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Here’s my answer, and I want to hear what you think.

Released from Jury Duty
Mom with a View

Released from Jury Duty

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Joy comes in all types of packages.

Happiness Amidst Tragedy
Salomon Says
Happiness Amidst Tragedy

Happiness Amidst Tragedy

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It’s been a difficult week. How do we deal with it?

Why are White Middle-Aged Men Dying More?
Salomon Says
Why are White Middle-Aged Men Dying More?

Why are White Middle-Aged Men Dying More?

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A shocking new study reveals why there’s an increase in mortality rates for the first time in 100 years.

Bumper Sticker Boasting

Bumper Sticker Boasting

We need to teach our kids that self-worth is internally generated.

The Jews of Cuba
Lori Almost Live
The Jews of Cuba

The Jews of Cuba

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Spreading Jewish wisdom to 1400 Jews who have been cut off from the world.

Tiger Woods is Turning 40
Mom with a View

Tiger Woods is Turning 40

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Don’t sound the death knell just yet.

4 Tips to Help Decision Making
Salomon Says
4 Tips to Help Decision Making

4 Tips to Help Decision Making

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These really work for me.

Stranded by Friends Getting Married
Lori Almost Live
Stranded by Friends Getting Married

Stranded by Friends Getting Married

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I’m happy for my friend, but I’m also jealous.

Disney Princes and Jewish Women Disney Princes and Jewish Women

Disney Princes and Jewish Women

Women's critical role in the story of Hanukkah.

Hanukkah: The Holiday of Hope
Salomon Says
Hanukkah: The Holiday of Hope

Hanukkah: The Holiday of Hope

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The power of one tiny flame.

Saying No
Mom with a View

Saying No

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A test for real friendship.

The 3 Worst Things to Say to Someone in Pain
Salomon Says
The 3 Worst Things to Say to Someone in Pain

The 3 Worst Things to Say to Someone in Pain

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Don’t cause them more grief.

Black Friday
Mom with a View

Black Friday

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The focus on sales and consumption is eroding the meaning of Thanksgiving.

Being In Israel at this Difficult Time Being In Israel at this Difficult Time

Being In Israel at this Difficult Time

Remembering Ezra Schwartz.

Don’t Worry about the Turkey!
Mom with a View

Don’t Worry about the Turkey!

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Let’s stop putting pressure on ourselves in areas that don’t really matter.

Jonathan Pollard’s Release
Salomon Says
Jonathan Pollard’s Release

Jonathan Pollard’s Release

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Imagine his first Shabbat as a free man.

My Wedding Anniversary
Lori Almost Live
My Wedding Anniversary

My Wedding Anniversary

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Who you marry is one of the most important decisions you’ll ever make.

You Feel Me
Mom with a View

You Feel Me

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A moment of connection on a crowded New York street.

The End of Carpool The End of Carpool

The End of Carpool

22 years of memories.

Digital Detox
Salomon Says
Digital Detox

Digital Detox

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Unplugging is no longer just a good idea.

Bad Day for Bacon
Salomon Says
Bad Day for Bacon

Bad Day for Bacon

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But a good day for the Jews?