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Our Daily Bread
Mom with a View

Our Daily Bread

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Thank God I am not a Hollywood screenwriter.

Israeli Taxi Driver
Lori Almost Live
Israeli Taxi Driver

Israeli Taxi Driver

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He isn’t just a taxi driver. He is a real person.

Mordechai’s Secret Weapon!
Salomon Says
Mordechai’s Secret Weapon!

Mordechai’s Secret Weapon!

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How did he get the Jewish people to listen and help save the day?

Queen Esther’s Courage
Lori Almost Live
Queen Esther’s Courage

Queen Esther’s Courage

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Getting the strength to live by your clarity.

Purim is Not the Mardi Gras
Mom with a View

Purim is Not the Mardi Gras

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The drinking isn’t for the body; use it for the soul.

Not Kosher
Salomon Says
Not Kosher

Not Kosher

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The tale of the treif turkey.

On Airplanes and Being
Mom with a View

On Airplanes and Being

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The last bastion of quiet, wifi and cell phone-free space.

People of Substance
Lori Almost Live
People of Substance

People of Substance

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Responding to difficult challenges.

Tipping Etiquette
Salomon Says
Tipping Etiquette

Tipping Etiquette

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Is it really necessary?

Facebook and Modesty
Mom with a View

Facebook and Modesty

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The challenge of maintaining privacy and dignity in the Facebook era.

Start it Yourself
Lori Almost Live
Start it Yourself

Start it Yourself

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See a need in your city? You can be the one to start an organization and make a real difference.

Too Few Pew Jews
Lori Almost Live
Too Few Pew Jews

Too Few Pew Jews

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The data should serve as a wakeup call to all Jews.

Dumping Garbage
Mom with a View

Dumping Garbage

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Why are people throwing their garbage every single day into our lawn’s bushes?

The 2 for 1 Moral Dilemma
Salomon Says
The 2 for 1 Moral Dilemma

The 2 for 1 Moral Dilemma

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Two guys walk into a hat store…

The Blizzard that Wasn’t
The Blizzard that Wasn’t

The Blizzard that Wasn’t

Why the botched prediction really bothers me.

Snow Day Dreaming
Mom with a View

Snow Day Dreaming

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Oh how I wished I was living in New York! Yes it’s pathetic.

Prayer 5: Thanks
Lori Almost Live
Prayer 5: Thanks

Prayer 5: Thanks

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God doesn’t need our thanks; we do.

Helicopter Parenting
Salomon Says
Helicopter Parenting

Helicopter Parenting

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Would you let your kids, 10 and 6, walk home alone from a park a mile away?

Deflated Footballs
Mom with a View

Deflated Footballs

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Why doesn’t everyone come right out and say they cheated?

Prayer 4: Asking God
Lori Almost Live
Prayer 4: Asking God

Prayer 4: Asking God

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Don’t be afraid to ask God for what you need.

My Delayed Flight Nightmare
Mom with a View

My Delayed Flight Nightmare

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Three lessons that apply to everyone.

Prayer 3: Giving Praise
Lori Almost Live
Prayer 3: Giving Praise

Prayer 3: Giving Praise

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Does God need His ego stroked?

Just Smile
Salomon Says
Just Smile

Just Smile

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The shocking benefits of a simple smile.

5 Tips for Raising a Healthy Family
Salomon Says
5 Tips for Raising a Healthy Family

5 Tips for Raising a Healthy Family

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A magic recipe if you really practice them.

Prayer 2: Recognizing God
Lori Almost Live
Prayer 2: Recognizing God

Prayer 2: Recognizing God

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Be aware that life isn’t random; God is running the world.

Caffé Sospeso
Mom with a View

Caffé Sospeso

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This is a unique cup of coffee everyone should be having.

What is Jewish Prayer?
Lori Almost Live
What is Jewish Prayer?

What is Jewish Prayer?

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It’s not Simon Says. It’s talking to God from the heart.

Legalizing Marijuana
Legalizing Marijuana

Legalizing Marijuana

Why I think this is a terrible idea.

Concentrate On the Driving
Mom with a View

Concentrate On the Driving

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Billboards? What billboards?

The $72 Million Hoax
Salomon Says
The $72 Million Hoax

The $72 Million Hoax

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Why are we so gullible?

Please R.S.V.P.
Mom with a View

Please R.S.V.P.

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The plague of not responding to invitations. It’s more serious than you think.

Polishing Diamonds
Lori Almost Live
Polishing Diamonds

Polishing Diamonds

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Bringing out the inner potential within ourselves and our children.

Gossip & Capitulation
Salomon Says
Gossip & Capitulation

Gossip & Capitulation

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Two lessons from the Sony debacle.

Hanukkah and Hope
Mom with a View

Hanukkah and Hope

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Yes, the world is dark but we have the power to light it up.

Liana's Story
Lori Almost Live
Liana's Story

Liana's Story

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A terrible accident in Israel transforms a couple's life.

Enthusiasm in Judaism
Salomon Says
Enthusiasm in Judaism

Enthusiasm in Judaism

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How to fight the blahs on Hanukkah.

A Gift Gone Wrong
Mom with a View

A Gift Gone Wrong

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How do you explain this disturbing lack of gratitude?

Why Light the First Night of Hanukkah?
Lori Almost Live
Why Light the First Night of Hanukkah?

Why Light the First Night of Hanukkah?

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God is waiting for us to take that first step before He brings the miracle.

Technology in the Bedroom
Salomon Says
Technology in the Bedroom

Technology in the Bedroom

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Help, my spouse is addicted to his smart phone!

Kalman Levine: In Memoriam
Mom with a View

Kalman Levine: In Memoriam

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Making the pain personal.

Online Dating: Beware
Salomon Says
Online Dating: Beware

Online Dating: Beware

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Does it really lead to marriage?

Responding to the Har Nof Massacre
Lori Almost Live
Responding to the Har Nof Massacre

Responding to the Har Nof Massacre

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We may not understand the why, but we do need to know what we are going to do about it.

Foodie
Mom with a View

Foodie

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When you are living to eat.

Jews and Jewelry
Lori Almost Live
Jews and Jewelry

Jews and Jewelry

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A lesson in how to use the physical world.

Where Was God During the Har Nof Massacre?
Salomon Says
Where Was God During the Har Nof Massacre?

Where Was God During the Har Nof Massacre?

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It’s okay to ask this question.

Groggy Morning Emails
Mom with a View

Groggy Morning Emails

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How my day got ruined by one annoying message.

Knowing When a Relationship is Over
Salomon Says
Knowing When a Relationship is Over

Knowing When a Relationship is Over

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Despite our hopes that this is "the one," we sometimes need to just move on.

Meeting Rachel Fraenkel
Lori Almost Live
Meeting Rachel Fraenkel

Meeting Rachel Fraenkel

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It’s rare to meet a woman of such dignity and faith.

Celebrating Birthdays
Mom with a View

Celebrating Birthdays

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They are a powerful time for reflection.

My Knee Replacement
Salomon Says
My Knee Replacement

My Knee Replacement

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No one told me it was going to be this painful. They should have.