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Practically Clueless

7 Heshvan 5776 – October 19, 2015
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.

Games Galore: Back To The Future

4 Heshvan 5776 – October 16, 2015
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Swearing In

30 Tishri 5776 – October 12, 2015
Would I want my grandsons to be elsewhere?

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)

20 Tishri 5776 – October 2, 2015
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...

Games Galore: Arts and Crafts

13 Tishri 5776 – September 25, 2015
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Great Kosher Restaurants: Elan Kornblum

8 Tishri 5776 – September 20, 2015
“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

28 Elul 5775 – September 11, 2015
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.

A Different Kind Of Year

23 Elul 5775 – September 7, 2015
We gazed at the Old City walls and wondered when and if we'd ever be privileged to enter its gates.

Vintage Vino

21 Elul 5775 – September 4, 2015
Spending more on a bottle of wine doesn't guarantee that you will like it better.

Making Your Life Matter

Perhaps we need to review, as Jews, what defines success.

The Malach’s Son – Rav Rifael Zalman Hakohen Levine

19 Elul 5775 – September 2, 2015
The two Torah giants spent hours discussing a variety of Torah topics, some of which went well beyond subjects normally dealt with in Lithuanian yeshivas.

How To Tell It’s Time For Change

10 Elul 5775 – August 24, 2015
Don't be afraid to try something different.

Games Galore: Back To School

7 Elul 5775 – August 21, 2015
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I Need to Sleep On It

3 Elul 5775 – August 17, 2015
The doctor said, “Make sure to get a really expensive one. You spend a third of your life in bed.”

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