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From Germany to Israel
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From Germany to Israel

Visiting Wannsee gave me a far deeper appreciation of Israel.

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We Are Not Alone
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We Are Not Alone

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You are not the center of the universe.

Patti LuPone’s Great Performance
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Patti LuPone’s Great Performance

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She took the texting scourge into her own hands. Let’s follow suit.

My Lack of Control
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My Lack of Control

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I’m sweating the small stuff and it’s no way to live.

Adult Coloring Books
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Adult Coloring Books

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What’s behind the new bestselling phenomenon?

My Friend's Incredible Humility
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My Friend's Incredible Humility

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I was blown away by her extraordinary act; she didn’t think it was even praiseworthy.

Sparing Kids Pain
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Sparing Kids Pain

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Stop coddling your children. They need to experience struggle and rejection.

I Don’t Know
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I Don’t Know

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How I wish everyone would learn to say this more often.

Everyone is Fighting a Great Battle
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Everyone is Fighting a Great Battle

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One way to deepen your sense of compassion and empathy.

Givers and Takers
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Givers and Takers

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When you're giving but getting nothing back in return.

In Constant Motion
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In Constant Motion

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I need to learn how to slow down.

True Courage
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True Courage

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Despite multiple battle wounds, he gave honor and glory to others.

The Importance of Chores
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The Importance of Chores

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Studies show that giving kids chores is key to their personal growth.

Visiting the Sick
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Visiting the Sick

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How to do it right.

All the Lonely People
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All the Lonely People

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We can all make a difference in other people’s lives.

Turning 60
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Turning 60

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I am freaking out.

Make Your Mark
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Make Your Mark

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We have the creative power to perform astounding acts of kindness.

Believing Gossip
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Believing Gossip

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A frightening true story that happened to me.

My Surgery Right before Passover
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My Surgery Right before Passover

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Being completely dependent on others forced me to redefine myself.

Assume Good Intent
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Assume Good Intent

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How to change the whole dynamic of your relationships.

Next Year in Jerusalem
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Next Year in Jerusalem

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Passover’s inspiring message of hope.

Chris Borland’s Early Retirement
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Chris Borland’s Early Retirement

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The football player is really using his head.

Jews, People Are Watching
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Jews, People Are Watching

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It’s an awesome privilege – and responsibility – to be part of the Jewish people.

Our Daily Bread
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Our Daily Bread

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Thank God I am not a Hollywood screenwriter.

Purim is Not the Mardi Gras
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Purim is Not the Mardi Gras

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

On Airplanes and Being
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On Airplanes and Being

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

Facebook and Modesty
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Facebook and Modesty

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

Dumping Garbage
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Dumping Garbage

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

Snow Day Dreaming
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Snow Day Dreaming

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

Deflated Footballs
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Deflated Footballs

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

My Delayed Flight Nightmare
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My Delayed Flight Nightmare

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Three lessons that apply to everyone.

Caffé Sospeso
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Caffé Sospeso

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

Concentrate On the Driving
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Concentrate On the Driving

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Billboards? What billboards?

Please R.S.V.P.
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Please R.S.V.P.

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

Hanukkah and Hope
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Hanukkah and Hope

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

A Gift Gone Wrong
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A Gift Gone Wrong

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How do you explain this disturbing lack of gratitude?

Foodie
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Foodie

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When you are living to eat.

Kalman Levine: In Memoriam
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Kalman Levine: In Memoriam

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Making the pain personal.

Groggy Morning Emails
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Groggy Morning Emails

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How my day got ruined by one annoying message.

Celebrating Birthdays
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Celebrating Birthdays

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They are a powerful time for reflection.

In the Moment
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In the Moment

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We are too busy posing and snapping to just savor today.

Insidious Ads
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Insidious Ads

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This ad hurts us more than we think.

Parenting’s Dirty Secret
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Parenting’s Dirty Secret

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How to go from hyper-parenting to calm-parenting.

Derek Jeter is a Mensch
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Derek Jeter is a Mensch

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And why that is big news.

Glory Days
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Glory Days

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Don’t live in the past. The best is yet to come!

Sticking to Your Resolution
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Sticking to Your Resolution

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Just because I did it imperfectly today is not a reason to give up the fight.

Don’t Dread Rosh Hashanah
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Don’t Dread Rosh Hashanah

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Unencumbered by past mistakes, now is the time to start anew.

Am I a Grinch?
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Am I a Grinch?

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I don’t want to strike up personal conversation with the salesperson.

Courtesy No Extra Cost
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Courtesy No Extra Cost

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My negative encounter with an airline agent.

Marriage & Mystery
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Marriage & Mystery

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Maintaining a sense of mystery in today’s oversharing world.