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Penny-Wise And Pound-Foolish

9 Tevet 5777 – January 6, 2017
There is no guarantee that being "pound-wise" will extend our lives, but medical science insists that it helps.

The First Yeshiva Gedolah In The U.S.?

8 Tevet 5777 – January 5, 2017
Virtually everything we know about Yeshiva Or HaChaim comes from the pamphlet “Torah Or,” published anonymously in 1895 in Hebrew.

The Wonderful World Of Sous Vide

5 Tevet 5777 – January 2, 2017
My voyage into the world of sous vide began with the Sansaire immersion circulator, a product that got its start on Kickstarter and exceeded its goal by more than 800 percent.

How To Make Chanukah An Unforgettable Experience

20 Kislev 5777 – December 19, 2016
I am a huge fan of shared family experiences...

Games Galore: Chanukah Guide 2016

15 Kislev 5777 – December 14, 2016

This Is How I Roll

10 Kislev 5777 – December 9, 2016
Playing dreidel is like the miracle of the oil. You expect a game to take ten minutes and it lasts for eight nights.

Did Someone Say Free?

6 Kislev 5777 – December 5, 2016
Don’t forget to take advantage of stores and websites that send you fun stuff just for being born.

Embracing Our Personal Chanukahs

Throughout life, we will face many extremely difficult challenges - custom-made Chanukahs that Hashem tailored for us.

Jews in Europe: Do Not Come To America!

1 Kislev 5777 – November 30, 2016
He must understand that nothing is more valuable or useful in America than smooth talk and vulgarity.

How To Send Lunch To School

21 Heshvan 5777 – November 21, 2016
Guess what! We are going to be making our own lunches, and it will be the best ever.

Chopping For Laniado

She began changing her eating habits and tweaking her recipes and saw the pounds start to disappear.

Getting Kids Into The Kitchen

14 Heshvan 5777 – November 14, 2016
I debated starting the kids with less-than-sharp-knives but there's really no point in doing that. If they are learning a skill, they might as well learn it right.

You Can’t Take It With You

So my advice is to put small trackers on all his yarmulkes – the kind that make a “Bip-bip!’ noise when you push a button on your key fob – so you can find them when he can’t.

Dollar Daze

7 Heshvan 5777 – November 7, 2016
If I had to pick my favorite reason to shop at dollar stores, it would have to be the greeting cards.

A Bubby’s Task

I was deeply insulted. Did I raise a brood of battered kids?

The Bane Of Evil Speech

4 Heshvan 5777 – November 4, 2016
Pure evil speech is a weapon of mass destruction...

Rabbi Moshe Weinberger: Critic Of Jewish Life In America

2 Heshvan 5777 – November 2, 2016
He was absolutely convinced that, religiously, they were much better off in Eastern Europe and Russia than in America.

Games Galore: Back To School

27 Tishri 5777 – October 28, 2016

How To Get Rid Of Pesky Spills

17 Tishri 5777 – October 18, 2016
Invest in some good cleaning habits, along with a good solid dose of planning and prevention.

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