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Chanukah Heroes
Mom with a View

Chanukah Heroes

The courage to fight the goblins of our time.

If You Really Loved Me...
Mom with a View

If You Really Loved Me...

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Don't turn every disagreement into a referendum on the state of your marriage.

When the Teacher Calls
Mom with a View

When the Teacher Calls

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Before making any judgments, hear your kids' side of the story.

Adjusting Marriage
Mom with a View

Adjusting Marriage

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People change, and so do marriages.

Waiter!
Mom with a View

Waiter!

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No matter the job, we all have the opportunity to infuse it with value and dignity.

Constant Contact
Mom with a View

Constant Contact

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Do we really want this?

Drop the Mask
Mom with a View

Drop the Mask

Marriage is built on the courage to be vulnerable.

Extra Sensitive?
Mom with a View

Extra Sensitive?

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What's the matter with kids today?

The Way We Get By
Mom with a View

The Way We Get By

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A wonderful documentary about ordinary, elderly people providing extraordinary support.

Profanity
Mom with a View

Profanity

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When we resort to swearing we diminish ourselves.

Sukkot: Creating Space for God
Mom with a View

Sukkot: Creating Space for God

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Bringing the spiritual into the mundane.

Happy Yom Kippur!
Mom with a View

Happy Yom Kippur!

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Experience the joy of breaking free from the past and starting anew.

Joy Focus
Mom with a View

Joy Focus

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This new year, I'm looking forward, not backward.

Daughter-in-Law
Mom with a View

Daughter-in-Law

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The secret to making the relationship work.

Teenager's Messy Room
Mom with a View

Teenager's Messy Room

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Save the battles for the things that really count.

I Don't Love You Anymore
Mom with a View

I Don't Love You Anymore

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A true story of love, courage and incredible strength.

Bite Your Tongue
Mom with a View

Bite Your Tongue

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How long can you listen without interrupting?

Indifference
Mom with a View

Indifference

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Is cutting in line really that bad?

True Mitzvah Files
Mom with a View

True Mitzvah Files

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The power of kindness.

In Praise of Stay-At-Home Moms
Mom with a View

In Praise of Stay-At-Home Moms

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Sometimes the obvious needs to be stated.

Clothing Makes the Adolescent
Mom with a View

Clothing Makes the Adolescent

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Do not minimize the importance of clothing to your teenage children.

Are You Tired?
Mom with a View

Are You Tired?

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The challenge of middle age is to maintain the idealism of youth.

Madoff and Me
Mom with a View

Madoff and Me

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What makes us so sure we won't leave behind a legacy of shame?

Surviving Summer without Camp
Mom with a View

Surviving Summer without Camp

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11 ways to spend the time and create a positive family experience.

Married and Frustrated
Mom with a View

Married and Frustrated

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How to handle those moments of frustration in marriage.

Invasion of Privacy
Mom with a View

Invasion of Privacy

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If everything is public, where is our inner core?

Fiddler on the Roof
Mom with a View

Fiddler on the Roof

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Why don't more people view this show as a searing tragedy?

Report Cards
Mom with a View

Report Cards

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Turning it into a positive experience for you and your kids.

The Gift of Torah
Mom with a View

The Gift of Torah

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Why Shavuot makes me cry.

Selfish Kindness
Mom with a View

Selfish Kindness

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Think before giving.

No More Maid
Mom with a View

No More Maid

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I scandalized my children and let go of the housekeeper. It wasn't easy.

Fantasy Expectations
Mom with a View

Fantasy Expectations

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Why are some people hoping Brad Pitt will help them out?

Real Friends
Mom with a View

Real Friends

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Facebook to the contrary, most of us have very few friends. It's supposed to be that way.

The Smallest Good Deed
Mom with a View

The Smallest Good Deed

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What strong marriages are really made of.

Clean and Free
Mom with a View

Clean and Free

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There is a sense of freedom in having a clean house.

Today's Doctors
Mom with a View

Today's Doctors

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I think casual has gone too far.

Built to Last
Mom with a View

Built to Last

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Have we lost the patience to build and invest for the future?

How to Give Constructive Criticism
Mom with a View

How to Give Constructive Criticism

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Or: Why I'd Rather Get a Facial in Georgia than in California

Quality Family Time
Mom with a View

Quality Family Time

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How do get your family to spend real quality time together.

When God Hides His Face
Mom with a View

When God Hides His Face

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Even when the situation appears bleak, God is still there behind the scenes, pulling the strings.

Dirt is Good
Mom with a View

Dirt is Good

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We do our children no favors if we rescue them from all conflicts.

The Real Stars
Mom with a View

The Real Stars

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A few blocks away from the Grammy's, there was even a better show was taking place.

A Lesson from Rabbi Weinberg
Mom with a View

A Lesson from Rabbi Weinberg

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Rabbi Weinberg taught us to think like a Jew.

Frazzled Mom
Mom with a View

Frazzled Mom

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A hole in the nose is easily repaired. A hole in the heart is much more difficult to mend.

Bank Habits
Mom with a View

Bank Habits

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Visits to the bank give me an education in what passes for societal norms in behavior.

My Mother, My Coach
Mom with a View

My Mother, My Coach

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Like a football coach, our overriding goal is to help our children realize their potential.

Fighting for Our People
Mom with a View

Fighting for Our People

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There are many ways to stand up for the Jewish people.

Girls and Phones
Mom with a View

Girls and Phones

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How to manage phone time for teenage girls.

Marriage & Me
Mom with a View

Marriage & Me

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A great marriage requires focusing on your spouse.

Chanukah amidst Crisis
Mom with a View

Chanukah amidst Crisis

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These are dark times. But they are not the first ones we have faced.