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An Upside-Down World

19 Adar 5775 – March 9, 2015
Despite a sea of enemies determined to erase it from the face of the earth, the State of Israel continues to exist.

Fanatic Fantasies Or Purim Pleasures

12 Adar 5775 – March 2, 2015
Purim is a fantastic time for fantasies, so I hope you won't mind my fantasizing about how easy life would be if kids would...

A Brown Bag Purim

5 Adar 5775 – February 23, 2015
I'm here to sit next to you and help you through this Purim with three almost-too-easy mishloach manot ideas, all made with cost-conscious paper bags.

The Healthy Purim Possibility!

Kids want to be like their friends, and they want to give and get “normal” mishloach manos stocked with store-bought treats.

A Reader’s Response to “A Dignified Death? Living Is Dignified, Too.”

Many people confuse hospice and palliative care, thinking they are one and the same.

Purim Panic

28 Shevat 5775 – February 16, 2015
Imagine you were a doctor, and then, one day a year, everyone tried his or her hand at surgery.

Remembering When

21 Shevat 5775 – February 9, 2015
If you have ever tried to organize the different sized roller blades in your garage, you will appreciate the wisdom of the roller skates we had when we were little.

A Tale Of Two Trees

18 Shevat 5775 – February 6, 2015
It was a perfect sample of G-d's very own winter handiwork.

Safe And Warm

22 Tevet 5775 – January 12, 2015
Dear Mordechai, How do I prevent my Smartphone from breaking the first time I drop it? Shattered in Pieces

Autumn, Elections And Birds

Most of the time we don’t even notice the magnificent canvas above our heads.

Family-Friendly Games

27 Kislev 5775 – December 19, 2014
Here are examples of games that need to be played by more than one person and an added bonus: they’re all Shabbos-friendly.

Donuts, Donuts, Donuts!!

25 Kislev 5775 – December 17, 2014
"The secret to a good donut is using quality ingredients and the ability to be patient and give them time to proof."

A Historic City: Philadelphia

24 Kislev 5775 – December 15, 2014
The Liberty Bell is a symbol of American Independence.

Happy Chanukiyah!

Because you can’t have kids pouring huge jugs of oil into tiny glasses, unless you want to turn your house into an environmental disaster.

Kids In The Kitchen: Chanukah

Try these with your kids; there’s something for every age group and once all the recipes are made, dinner will be ready!

One Mother’s Pride

21 Kislev 5775 – December 12, 2014
You children will build the country and you will help restore Israel to her former glory.

From Here To Eternity

17 Kislev 5775 – December 8, 2014
Sixty years may have gone by since World War II, but nothing much has changed.

Get A Jump On Planning For Chanukah

Spice up the traditional latke with these easy, no fuss recipes.

Bed and Breakfast

25 Heshvan 5775 – November 17, 2014
So the real question is, “How can we, as hosts, make sure our guest beds are comfortable?” Because your guests will never say anything.

A Wife’s Introduction To Fantasy Football

23 Heshvan 5775 – November 16, 2014
Rule #1: A wife should never accompany her husband to hang out with his buddies at a fantasy football draft. Unless beer and cigars are her thing, that is.

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