More Scary Tales from the Grocery Store

The cashier didn’t acknowledge my existence and here’s why it matters.

Mayim Bialik on Divorce

How I handle being divorced and frame it so it works as best as it can for me, for my ex, for my kids.

PODCAST: Talking to Our Children about God

Rabbi Berel Wein’s advice for parents of children at every age.

5 Tips for Disciplining Your Toddler

How to better handle the terrible-two stage.

What Happened to Time?

When I was a kid, I wanted everything to hurry up. Now I can’t slow it down.

The Quick Fix

Just read this article and all your problems will be solved, just like that.

Chanukah Specialties

Selected Chanukah recipes from "Kosher by Design Entertains."

5 Questions to Ask for a Happy Marriage

Five conversations that should take place over the course of dating and even within marriage itself.

Hanukkah and Attaining True Greatness

Consistency and relentless long-term dedication make all the difference in the world.

PODCAST: Lighting up the Darkness with Our Family on Chanukah

Orit Esther Riter on Chanukah’s message of clarity and purpose. Embed Code:

5 Ways to Stop Your Kids Getting Spoiled this Chanukah

Ensuring Jewish values don’t get lost amidst all the presents and parties.

Raising Boys to become Good Men

For starters, they need to see that women are genuinely respected in your home.

Telling Our Children the Message of Chanukah

Rabbi Ken Spiro on the Maccabee’s fight for Jewish values.

The First Scratch Is the Hardest

Best to just get it over with and then focus on the pleasure.

Home of the First Snowmobile

We all have a need to feel that we matter.

How Baseball Hall of Famer Eddie Murray Kept One Man Alive

Nothing was going to keep Richard Wade from seeing Murray join the 3000 hit club. Not even cancer.

How to Really Talk with Your Kids

For starters, do not ask them, “How was your day?”

Thanksgiving Delight

Autumn foods create a delicious blend of flavors and ambient color.

Your Child Got Divorced?!

I am astounded by people’s utter lack of sensitivity.

Teaching Children Respect

A practical guide to bringing the value of respect into your home.

Our 60th Wedding Anniversary: The Secret to Making Marriages Last

The foundation of a great marriage is something we’ve learned as kids.

Marriage Back from the Brink

The road to rejuvenating a marriage with author Chana Levitan.

The Irate Customer

A heated argument at my local grocer reminded me how easy it is to completely lose it.

My Husband is Not My Best Friend

Marriage isn’t just friendship; my spouse is literally a part of me.

Our Mother Rachel

What is so special about Rachel that we commemorate her death more than any of the other matriarchs and patriarchs?

Stop. It’s a Beautiful World

Appreciating breathtaking beauty does not come easily to me.

4 Simple Phrases to Help Teach Kids to be Respectful

Children get mouthy because they haven’t learned how to handle the overwhelming feelings of anger, disappointment, and frustration.

Taco Night, Pesto with Quinoa and Salmon

Yummy brain food and the best way to use up leftovers.

At Home in Jerusalem PODCAST: Why Do Opposites Attract?

Bestselling author Chana Levitan shares the secrets of exciting marriage.

Don’t Listen to Anna Wintour

Who says we have to accept society’s definition of beauty?

The Antidote to Our Entitled Generation

Sukkot is the holiday Jewish families need.

Kugels and Yom Tov Specialties, Easy to Freeze

Three delicious kugels and the decadent Hungarian Golden Dumpling Coffee Cake that’s worth all the effort.

Into the Desert

Reconciling the spiritual and the physical during the holiday of Sukkot.

Here’s What Counts: A Letter to My Children

Important wisdom I’ve learned in my nearly 40 years of living – more than 14 of them as your mother.

Don’t Let Your Mistakes Define You

Like the professional athlete, you’ve got to get back into the game and play to win.

Menus for Before and After Yom Kippur

Tips and recipes for eating well before and after the fast.

Honey: Interesting Facts

Some fun honey facts to start your new off right.

Interesting Salads, Fish and Meat for Rosh Hashanah

Including pesto pistachio, kasha mushroom and all-in-one simanim salads.

Symbolic Food Recipes for a Sweet New Year

Delicious, healthy recipes for auspicious foods to serve the night of Rosh Hashanah.

Are You a Social Justice Warrior?

It takes a lot more than posting something on Twitter.

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