Breathing Space

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

Cooking with Tofu

Delicious and simple recipes for everyone.

Ask the Rabbi/Psychologist: Fighting Daughters

How do I get my daughters to stop fighting with each other?

Child Safety at Camp

Watch this mom speak to her kids about camp safety.

Summertime Recipes

Perfect for picnics and barbeques.

Clarity Before Marriage

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

You Can’t Have it All

Our children deserve attentive, involved parents.

Why the Chutzpah?

Parents who undermine each other bring disrespect home.

The Third Generation

The grandchild of Holocaust survivors looks forward… and back.


Elevating our mode of speech is not a losing battle.

5 Myths about Marriage

Marriage is hard, never go to bed angry, & other common myths.


When my kids planted etrog trees, we didn’t know we’d discover the miracle – and precariousness – of life.

The Ootchy-Kootchy Rule

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

Laundry Lament

Lessons from the spin cycle.

Father’s Day: A Talmudic Tale

Is honoring parents even more important than money?

Ask Rabbi/Psychologist: Pushing Kids to Excel

Should I push my daughter to play piano publically so she can develop her full potential?

Raising Teenage Daughters

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

Life without Whining

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

Parents Know Best

Protect us from those well-meaning friends, teachers and therapists who think they know our children better than we do.

Being Mom Enough

Is Time magazine over the line with its cover photo of a mother breastfeeding her toddler son?

A Shavuot Menu

Celebrate with these tantalizing dishes.

Ask Rabbi/Psychologist: Career versus Marriage

Our marriage is not my husband’s priority. I had no idea that I would be a slave to his career.

The Gift of Responsibility

Teaching our children how to really grow up.

6 Questions for Mother’s Day

Using the day to reflect on the goals you have for your family.

Chuppah: Why the Tent?

The first model Jewish home.

Creative Challah Shapes

Mount Sinai-shaped challah and more.

Facebook and Dignity

They shouldn’t be an oxymoron.

Eight Days with Our Baby

Born with terminal kidney disfunction, each moment with him was precious.

Five Things Your Husband Wishes You’d Know but Won’t Tell You

Be amazed at the positive and immediate effect they can have on your marriage.

It All Began with a Doormat!

Getting trapped in the never-ending materialistic cycle.

Hope: Revisiting Secondary Infertility

Once I began to truly appreciate the blessings in my life, I received another – a baby girl.

Mediterranean Spring

Refreshing, light recipes packed with nutrition and inspired by Mediterranean flavors.

Heavenly Cheerleaders

How an article changed some people's lives.

Scrumptious Salads

Diverse, delicious, colorful and nutritious, and simple to make too!

The Ants Go Marching

If only they were limited to two by two!

What Husbands Need to Know

How I stopped being cruel to my wife and saved my marriage.

3 Ways to Improve Your Marriage on Your Own

Even if your spouse won’t get help, you can still strengthen your marriage. Here’s how.

Under Pressure

Peer pressure never goes away. So choose your friends wisely.

The Biggest Mistake Parents Make

They’re afraid to expect, let alone demand, discipline, rules and chores.

Tips for Making Perfect Matzo Balls

These quick and easy tips will pay big dividends. This year, make your matzo balls deliciously perfect!

Passover Foods Around the World

Fresh, intensely flavorful Passover recipes from different Jewish communities.

Mainly Meringues

Guaranteed to be a big hit at your Passover Seder.

Exquisite Passover Desserts

With a little extra something that transforms the standard to spectacular.

When Children Lie

Why small children lie and what to do about it.

Boiling Point

Don’t hold in your frustrations and concerns until they explode.

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