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Thanksgiving: I’m an American!

Thanksgiving: I’m an American!

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Why I made this fateful decision.

Who’s Your Rabbi?

Who’s Your Rabbi?

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Why everyone needs to choose a rabbi for guidance.

Worth Fighting For

Worth Fighting For

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For what goals are you willing to make real sacrifices?

Choosing Our Leaders

Choosing Our Leaders

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The Jewish system is radically different than the American one.

Define Your Terms

Define Your Terms

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Stop arguing and strive to reach a mutual understanding.

Discovering the Real You: The Tov Soul

Discovering the Real You: The Tov Soul

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Fighters for justice, driven to do the right thing.

Simchat Torah: Let’s Dance!

Simchat Torah: Let’s Dance!

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The end is just the beginning.

Sukkot: A Hug from God

Sukkot: A Hug from God

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Why Sukkot is my favorite holiday.

Yom Kippur: Do the Work

Yom Kippur: Do the Work

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Make your plan and put in the effort.

Discovering the Real You: Life of the Party

Discovering the Real You: Life of the Party

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Welcome to the world of the “Bracha” soul and body.

Rosh Hashanah: Going Up

Rosh Hashanah: Going Up

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Are you a better person this year?

The Real You: Pleasure of Understanding

The Real You: Pleasure of Understanding

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The creative thinkers.

Discovering the Real You

Discovering the Real You

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Understanding yourself and others through this Jewish personality typing.

Tests: My Will Vs God’s Will

Tests: My Will Vs God’s Will

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What I want to do versus what I feel like doing.

Tests: Acceptance Vs Rejection

Tests: Acceptance Vs Rejection

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Putting God into the equation.

Tests: Connection Vs. Estrangement

Tests: Connection Vs. Estrangement

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The most common challenge we have with our spouse.

Tests: Giver Vs. Taker

Tests: Giver Vs. Taker

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One of life’s challenges is learning to get out of ourselves.

Tests: Why God Gives Them

Tests: Why God Gives Them

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Would you send your child to a school that gives no tests?

Jewish Leadership

Jewish Leadership

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Three essential aspects: vision, responsibility, care.

Everything Happens to Me

Everything Happens to Me

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We need to learn how to get out of ourselves.

Courage to Live Your Clarity

Courage to Live Your Clarity

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Having the guts to stand up to social pressure.

Is There a Doctor on Board?

Is There a Doctor on Board?

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When a kippah-clad doctor stepped forward to rescue a passenger.

Conflict Resolution

Conflict Resolution

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Screaming and yelling is not the Jewish way.

Dear Dad

Dear Dad

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We were so excited when our father came home.

Completing the Talmud

Completing the Talmud

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A major celebration is in the works. And it’s not too late for you to participate.

Lost in Translation

Lost in Translation

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No hablo Español!

Shavuot: Maintaining the Inspiration

Shavuot: Maintaining the Inspiration

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Holding on to the clarity after Sinai.

My Ideal Mother’s Day

My Ideal Mother’s Day

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Now that my kids are grown, I have a greater appreciation of the day.

Complaining in America

Complaining in America

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We forget how blessed we really are.

Safe to be a Jew?

Safe to be a Jew?

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A Jew can never have too many passports.

A Woman's Power

A Woman's Power

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The woman sanctifies space and sets the tone in the home.

Respecting the Help

Respecting the Help

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We're all Jewish ambassadors. So watch what you say and do.

Leaving Now

Leaving Now

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What would you take with you?

Next Year in Jerusalem

Next Year in Jerusalem

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We sing the song, but do we mean it?

Crossing the Religious/Secular Divide

Crossing the Religious/Secular Divide

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One step is for everyone to stop making sweeping generalizations.

Israeli Taxi Drivers

Israeli Taxi Drivers

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The best way to get the pulse of the nation.

Dropping the Mask

Dropping the Mask

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It's good to laugh at ourselves.

Volunteer

Volunteer

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Make the time to give of yourselves.

It's Not Fair!

It's Not Fair!

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What message do we give our children when we say, "Life isn't fair"?

Reincarnation

Reincarnation

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Have you ever met an old soul?

Dressing Up, Dressing Down

Dressing Up, Dressing Down

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Am I dressed too casual?

Honoring Rav Noah's Legacy

Honoring Rav Noah's Legacy

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On the occasion of Rabbi Weinberg's yahrzeit, help dedicate a new sefer Torah in his name.

Can Men & Women Just Be Friends?

Can Men & Women Just Be Friends?

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Sometimes a little formality is a good thing.

The Sad Israeli Campaign

The Sad Israeli Campaign

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The aborted pr campaign is unfortunate in so many ways.

Please Give

Please Give

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Does time count as tzedakah?

There for a Reason

There for a Reason

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Think you're in the wrong place? Think again.

The New Year

The New Year

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Using the day for introspection.

Losing the Chanukah Battle

Losing the Chanukah Battle

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Are you prepared to give your life for Judaism?

Different Strokes

Different Strokes

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Don't expect your kids to be the same.

Bubbie Boot Camp

Bubbie Boot Camp

You're not doing God any favors.