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When Grandma Dies

"Don't place flowers on a cold gravestone, visit me now..."

A Time Of Promise

Since there is no "happenstance" in our world, we can only say that something of great import is taking place in the Holy Land.

What Are You Thinking? A Column About Nothing

Alternatively, you can try your absolute hardest to listen whenever she says anything.

Sunscreen Savvy

Glob on the sunscreen, break out the darkest chocolate you can find and let the sun shine in!

History Hysteria

One thing I did know, judging from the urgency in her voice, was that she wanted an explanation fast.

Caught in the Dark

Father’s Day comes every year. How many drills can you get him?

Putting Your Gas Guzzler On A Diet

For those of us who have no choice but to drive, we need to find ways to make that overpriced tank of gas last as long as possible.

Easy Does It!

For your average Israeli, spicy hot might be fun, but not for me. Allow me to repeat - easy does it!

Dairy Rules In ‘Dairy Made Easy’

No dairy cookbook would be complete without an array of sinfully decadent treats and there are plenty of those here as well, including three cheesecakes, one of which weighs in at a very slimming 180 calories or less.

Parents: Helicopter, Submarine Or Booster Rocket?

As parents, it is a given that we love our children and want what’s best for them. How do we go about making that happen?

What’s His Problem?

This week, I’m asking the questions for a change.

The Apps Of Summer

These days there seems to be an app for just about everything, making your smart phone more indispensable than ever.

Matir Assurim — A True Teshuvah Story

She was followed by the shadows of the Six Million, by the ever so subtle awareness of their vanished presence.

Picking Up The Pieces

Pesach is so liberating (if you excuse the expression). It’s the only time I can eat anywhere in the house, guilt free! Matzah in bed!

Pesach: Time Is Money

As much as I am all for economical meals, Pesach is definitely the time of year when I find myself making more roasts.

To Invest or to Rest

 It's no joke – Pesach is looming closer and there's still so much to do. This is definitely not a time to rest! Who...

Relax – It’s Just Pesach

You know what’s Good Enough? Vacuuming behind the curtains is Good Enough. Taking down the curtains and washing them? That’s too much.

Pesach

Well, in the good news department, if you have kids, your dreams are about to come true. As veteran cookbook author Tamar Ansh so capably illustrates in her 96-page, kid-friendly volume titled Let My Children Cook!, your progeny can be a valuable asset when Pesach rolls around when time is at a minimum and the cooking demands are sky high.

Purim Diet Survival Guide

Although Purim is only one day long, many dieters or people who are just careful with their intake during the year have a hard time on this day. Below are some tips to help you get through it successfully.

“It’s Me! Chaim!”

Purim around here is crazy. And I’m not just talking about the amount of questions I get.

Purim Party Settings

Everyone is always looking for cute yet simple and inexpensive ideas to enhance their table at special occasions. Here are some attractive ways to create that festive look. Whether you use china or plastic, your guests will surely be delighted with your charming setup.

Purim Delight

Having everyone home on a snow day can be a lot of fun – the first few times it happens. Once snow day number six hits, perhaps not so much and the real creativity has to come out.

More Entries From The Soup Contest

Nothing says winter like a bowl of hot soup – and so many of you responded to our request for recipes back in December. The following are two more recipes we enjoyed.

On Choosing a Hero

If your hero is fictional you could be crazy. And if they happen to be real, they are likely human and, unfortunately, inevitably flawed.

Kosher Scoop: Estee Kafra

While there are those who prefer holding a printed recipe in their hands, Estee has found that a cooking website has many advantages. Aside from the obvious cost factor and the ability to fix the rare mistakes, websites have a far greater ability to offer feedback.

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