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Gratitude Leads to Happiness

Gratitude Leads to Happiness

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How to bring the gratitude attitude into our homes and daily lives.

Building Fences

Building Fences

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Practical Jewish advice for preserving what’s important.

Affluenza

Affluenza

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Have money, avoid prison – and responsibility.

A Belated Bar Mitzvah

A Belated Bar Mitzvah

Turned away for having dyslexia, one man celebrates his Bar Mitzvah decades later at Masada.

Public Prayer

Public Prayer

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Should El AL allow prayers on the P.A. system?

The Secret to a Happy Marriage: For Men

The Secret to a Happy Marriage: For Men

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She needs to feel that in your eyes, she is in first place. And show it with your actions.

Confessions of a Mean Girl

Confessions of a Mean Girl

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People really do change.

Honoring Nazi Collaborator

Honoring Nazi Collaborator

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A statue for unworthy Horthy is a disgrace.

The Secret to a Happy Marriage: For Women

The Secret to a Happy Marriage: For Women

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Make your husband your priority.

Let It All Hang Out

Let It All Hang Out

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Our home is not Club Med. It is not a place where anything goes.

The Countdown Controversy

The Countdown Controversy

When listening to others is a bad idea.

3 Things that are Hard to Acquire

3 Things that are Hard to Acquire

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Torah wisdom, the Next World, and the Land of Israel.

Bill Cosby on Cursing

Bill Cosby on Cursing

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It’s unnecessary and unbecoming.

Insensitive Gaffes

Insensitive Gaffes

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You can mean well and still cause a lot of hurt.

Admired or Loved?

Admired or Loved?

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What’s the difference and which one is greater?

Hanukkah & Thanksgiving

Hanukkah & Thanksgiving

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Embrace the opportunity to drive home the real message of Hanukkah.

Hanukkah is NOT Thanksgiving

Hanukkah is NOT Thanksgiving

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Why Hanukkah is the most anti-American holiday of all.

This Hanukkah, Get Rid of the Tree

This Hanukkah, Get Rid of the Tree

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Why it’s not okay to have both.

People, Not Objects

People, Not Objects

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A valuable lesson from my not-so-nice behavior.

New York Legalizes Gambling

New York Legalizes Gambling

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Good news or bad news?

How Much Sleep?

How Much Sleep?

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A necessary evil or greatest pleasure?

Nazi Loot Discovery

Nazi Loot Discovery

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The astonishing, controversial story of the biggest find of stolen WWII art.

No More Mask

No More Mask

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As we get older, with fewer defenses and inhibitions to provide any filters, our real selves poke through.

24 Hours of No Talking

24 Hours of No Talking

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Take the challenge and see the power of this Jewish custom.

Does Parenting Get Easier?

Does Parenting Get Easier?

What’s the best stage of raising children?

Find Your Passion, Later

Find Your Passion, Later

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Hard work and success lead to passion. Not the other way around.

Jewish Mothers

Jewish Mothers

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It’s time to break the stereotype.

Dating Divorcees

Dating Divorcees

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Don’t they deserve another chance?

God’s Most Amazing Creature

God’s Most Amazing Creature

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And it doesn’t have four legs.

Mission Statements

Mission Statements

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Applying business practices to life.

Writing Therapy

Writing Therapy

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If you can’t talk it – write it out.

The Family Dinner

The Family Dinner

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Why it needs to be a priority in your home.

The Pledge

The Pledge

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How Jews in the Diaspora came to Israel’s aid.

Returning Questionable Objects

Returning Questionable Objects

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Should I return a trashy magazine to its rightful owner?

Fighting in Front of the Children

Fighting in Front of the Children

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Kids need to see some disagreements – and amicable conflict resolution.

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef’s Funeral

Rabbi Ovadia Yosef’s Funeral

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Mourning for the head of the family.

Tough Teachers

Tough Teachers

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The gift of great expectations.

If It Ain’t Broke… Fix It

If It Ain’t Broke… Fix It

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What are you waiting for?

Thank God for Shabbat

Thank God for Shabbat

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Disconnecting in order to relate to each other.

Honey, Your Success is Shrinking Me

Honey, Your Success is Shrinking Me

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Men have a hard time when the women around them do well.

Embarrassed by Spouse

Embarrassed by Spouse

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No matter what, we should always have our spouse’s back.

My Most Important Piece of Marriage Advice

My Most Important Piece of Marriage Advice

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Marriage isn’t a partnership; it’s a merger.

Living Outside the Comfort Zone

Living Outside the Comfort Zone

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Sukkot lifts us above our world of illusions.

Sukkot on Mars

Sukkot on Mars

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It may be a lot closer than you think.

The Sukkah Hop

The Sukkah Hop

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Discover the joy of community this Sukkot.

Pushing the Reset Button

Pushing the Reset Button

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This Yom Kippur, know your adversary.

Why Kol Nidrei?

Why Kol Nidrei?

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Is this any way to start the holiest day of the year?

How to Have a Great Yom Kippur

How to Have a Great Yom Kippur

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It starts with preparing right for the fast.

Matt Harvey & Rosh Hashanah

Matt Harvey & Rosh Hashanah

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Pitching a lesson in prayer for the High Holidays.

Three Ways to Make Rosh Hashanah Great

Three Ways to Make Rosh Hashanah Great

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How to prepare for the big day.

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