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How To Give The Best Present Ever!

In the true desire to cut down on unnecessary purchases, for myself and for others, I have begun asking people directly what they want as a gift.

In The Dark And Loving It

What is it about the lengthy darkness that calls to me?

Being Mindful

As visible Jews, we have to be vigilant and very mindful of our actions.

Rabbi Dr. Bernard (Yissachar Dov) Illowy (Part II)

Rabbi Illowy did his utmost to increase the religious observance of his congregants.

Would It Be

Fifty-five years in Israel is reason to celebrate.

Out of the Window! (Based on a true story)

“Of course, honey. That was the whole point of Yocheved being there in the first place.” my mother stroked my face. “It’s cold outside but sunny. Wear something warm today.”

How To Make A Difference

In Israel, there is a growing pushback against publications that erase women.

Practically Clueless

Women, on the other hand, are not really supposed to learn a lot of Gemara, because that’s like giving a soldier a loaded weapon.

100 Days Of Quiet Happiness

Can you be happy for 100 days in a row?

Ahhhhhh, October

It's time to force myself to think about apple cider, cuddly sweatshirts and the end of daylight savings time.

Under The Influence?

Young people tend to be too naive and idealistic to fully fathom the implications of their actions.

Rabbi Dr. Bernard (Yissachar Dov) Illowy (Part I)

He was a powerful and fascinating speaker and convincing preacher, and his ministrations were so successful that his synagogue on Sabbath and holidays was always crowded with worshipers...

Great Kosher Restaurants: Elan Kornblum

“Every dish that comes out, eight people take out their phones to take pictures of it,” said Kornblum.

The Second Most Feared Holiday: Yom Kippur

I'm not trying to minimize the holy work of raising children.

Unique Cookbooks Explore Intriguing Culinary Territory

While I have yet to figure out where to put all these amazing volumes, I am astonished by the culinary inspiration that seems to jump off many a page and the apparently unending creativity that gives each of us the opportunity to experiment as never before.

Vintage Vino

Spending more on a bottle of wine doesn't guarantee that you will like it better.

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