When Taking Sides is a Big Mistake

We all know there are two sides to every story. Why do we so often forget?

I Take No Credit…and I Take No Blame

My two children have the same dedicated parents. Yet one child is thriving while the other is not.

Sunday Funday Cooking

Fun, easy recipes that are homey, comforting, and make sitting around the table more fun.

Gatekeeper at Shiva

Visiting someone against their specific desires doesn't provide comfort; it causes mourners pain.

Jewish Summer Camp’s Incredible Lasting Impact

Sending kids to Jewish summer camp fosters a love of being Jewish throughout their lives.

PODCAST: Parenting with Enthusiasm

Rabbi David Schoonmaker on the importance of enthusiasm and joy in the home.

Tu B’Shvat: 7 Species Menu

Celebrate with these incredibly tasty dishes.

My Super Bowl Takeaway Everyone Should Hear

Life is going to throw us curveballs. The mark of our character is how we face them: head on with courage or giving up in frustration.

Differences in My Marriage

It’s not the sameness, but the differences that create marital ties.

Not Just Salads: Filling Plant-Based Main Dishes

Hearty, filling main dishes for those who hate kale.

Eco-Friendly Wineries for a Happy Tu B’Shvat

Some awesome wines recommended for celebrating Tu B’Shvat.

Overcoming the Imposter Syndrome

Are you afraid that you'll be exposed as a fraud?

Super Bowl Sunday Treats

Watching the big game or just having friends over? These treats are great for a crowd, super casual, and lots of fun to eat.

How to Say No to Your Kids

Kids need to be told "no." Here are some effective tools to get that message across.

You Can't Go Back to Yesterday because You Were Different Then

Lewis Carroll makes an excellent point we would all do well to consider.

Cooking Light and Healthy

Healthy and easy recipes to add to your repertoire.

Judging Harry and Meghan

Why do so many people assume they know better?

PODCAST: Is My Child a Natural-born Leader?

Rabbi Berel Wein on teaching leadership skills to our children.

Good News: There Is More Bad News

There is always bad in the world – but there is good also. What do you want to focus on?

Food Trends for 2020

Delicious recipes that incorporate the latest trends.

PODCAST: Gotta Love Millennials

Rabbi Dovid Orlofsky on the Boomer-Millennial generation gap.

Talking to Your Kids About Rising Anti-Semitism

Six tools to respond to our children’s fear.

Emotional Infidelity

Protect your marriage by avoiding friendships with members of the opposite sex.

Do You Hate Being Alone with Yourself?

Turn off the radio. Spending time alone pondering who we are and where we are going is essential.

The Flame Is Going Out in My Marriage

My husband is a very decent man who shares my values. I feel guilty for not being content, but the terrible truth is that I’m unsatisfied and bored.

The Lululemon Wife

Don’t mistake style for substance.

Hanukkah & Weddings: The Deeper Connection

Celebrating Hanukkah represents the same type of joy as getting married – we actively choose who we love in order to continue our people.

Getting Creative with Latkes and Donuts

Get in the festive mood with these creative recipes that put a new spin on traditional latkes and donuts.

PODCAST: Hanukkah Safety Tips for the Whole Family

Chaya Malka Abramson talks about fire prevention and treating burns

Super Healthy Recipes for Hanukkah

Delicious, easy to prepare and rich with olive oil.

Mile High Mazel Tov

The remarkable story surrounding my son’s birth and lessons we can all learn from it.

Fry It! Yummy Recipes for Hanukkah

Fun, delicious, and crispy crowd pleasers.

Tom Brady, It's Time to Go

A wise person recognizes when it's time to move on to the next stage of life.

PODCAST: Lots of Latkes with Jamie Geller

So many sweet, savory and surprising ways to prepare latkes!

Empty Nesters: Challenges and Opportunities

With the kids out of the house, a whole new set of challenges suddenly appear.

Jewish Wisdom on Raising My ADHD Son

Each of us is given different traits, inclinations, capabilities. The only question is: what do we choose to do with them?

PODCAST: Helping Our Children Speak with Confidence

Rabbi Yom Tov Glaser on overcoming social anxiety and negative beliefs.

Why So Grumpy?

It’s the little things that create community and relationships, and it’s the little things that destroy them.

A Love by Choice

I had no idea that getting passports for my kids would result in the dramatic revelation that would change how my kids view me and their grandfather.

Hanging with Jason, My Autistic Nephew

As a pediatrician for many families with children on the autism spectrum, I thought I knew what it entailed to raise an autistic child. How wrong I was.

Telling Your Family's Story

From generation to generation, the Jewish people have been telling their story.

A Husband's Promise

Because every husband could use a little reminding.

Delicious Recipes for Thanksgiving

Including perfect turkey dishes, roasted and fried.

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