The $1 Million Hollywood Bar Mitzvah

What is driving this kind of insane indulgence?

Mindset: Ten Transformative Quotes on Teaching Children to Grow

How to instill real confidence and embrace failure as part of the learning process.

Lunch at the White House

The intoxicating allure of power.

The Best Shakshuka Recipe

Eggs poached in a thick, spiced tomato sauce. We add feta for saltiness, but shakshuka can be dairy-free too.

Speech-less

We seem to be living in a world of increasing indifference and selfishness.

8 Things You Shouldn’t Say to Your Children

Including “Who spilled the milk?” and “How was school today?”

INFOGRAPHIC: 6 Ways to Stay in Love Forever

Making these habits a part of your life will transform your marriage.

Awesome Jars: A Transformational Tool for your Family

Instilling the art of acknowledging the good into your home.

Lives Intertwined

My mother saved a woman’s baby. Little did she know how that woman would repay the kindness.

My Big Birthday

Every birthday is an opportunity to reflect and be grateful.

My First Year of Marriage: 3 Top Lessons

Including: don’t ever talk about your past relationships.

Validated by Facebook

I was shocked to discover how much I care about what people say about me on Facebook.

Budget Friendly Recipes

Delight your family with these light and simple dishes that are budget friendly and easy to prepare.

4 Parenting Skills You Can’t Live Without

Simple and effective communication techniques that make a huge difference.

Rosh Hashanah: Making Room for God

It is when we are broken that we recognize God as our true home.

Rude or Misunderstood?

The stranger who yelled at my husband and the perils of misjudging others.

Sukkot: Elevating the Physical

How to inject meaning and purpose in your holiday while shopping and cooking.

A Tangy, Delicious Sukkot

Here are some of my family’s favorites for the holiday of Sukkot.

How to Build a Happy Second Marriage

What a remarried couple needs to know to start their blended family on the right foot.

Mourning in Los Angeles

The death of an 11-year-old boy rocks our community.

Children and the Art of Saying Sorry

Learning how to say sorry from our children this Yom Kippur.

Tackling My Anxiety this New Year

This Rosh Hashanah, I’m working on overcoming my worry and genuinely trusting the Almighty.

Apple and Honey Delights: Desserts for Rosh Hashanah

Spruce up your Yom Tov meal with these easy-to-make, sweet and yummy cakes. They freeze well too.

8 Ways to Stop Yelling at Your Kids

Practical tools that work, even when the honey spills everywhere.

How to Braid a Round Challah

Just in time for Rosh Hashanah! Three easy techniques on how to braid a round challah. Learn how to braid a six and four strand challah as well as challah rolls!

3 Ways to Give Your Family a Spiritual Makeover

The High Holidays are an ideal time to strengthen the spiritual well-being of your home.

A Scrumptious Rosh Hashanah Meal

Combining the flavors of pomegranate, sweet honey, and apples into an unforgettable menu.

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's Divorce

Instead of mindless speculation about other peoples ruined relationships, let’s focus on how we can better our own marriages.

Show Up and Show You Care

Don’t sell yourself short. Going to that wedding or shiva house does make a real difference.

Easy-to-Make Honey Cake

Watch this one-minute video on how to make delicious honey cake for Rosh Hashanah.

My Dreams and Mid-Life Crisis

My mother used to say that nothing is engraved in stone. But that’s not true. Our life is full of engravings.

Patrick Dempsey is Not Getting a Divorce

There’s still hope when marriage is no longer “McDreamy.”

Spiritual Boot Camp

God, my son’s Israeli commander and preparing for Rosh Hashanah.

Best Parenting Tip: Be a Great Spouse

Treating each other with utmost love and respect gives your children the greatest gift imaginable.

Bless Your Children

5 lessons I’ve learned from blessing my kids Friday night.

Date Night In Marriage

How to make it work for you.

Your First Day of School

Six quick lessons I'm sharing with my children.

Internet Trolls

Ultimately nothing is anonymous.

My Boring Bucket List

If it’s not going to appear on my tombstone, it’s not going to appear on my bucket list.

Breaking Negative Cycles in Marriage

Don’t let the past rule your response to the present.

Expensive Wine, Poor Parenting

Taken out for dinner by friends, what would you do if your child ordered a very expensive bottle of wine?

Dear Single Mother

I was blown away by an encounter I had with one of your 7 children.

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