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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

Imagine you were a doctor, and then, one day a year, everyone tried his or her hand at surgery.

Remembering When

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.

Safe And Warm

Dear Mordechai, How do I prevent my Smartphone from breaking the first time I drop it? Shattered in Pieces

Family-Friendly Games

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!!

"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

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

You children will build the country and you will help restore Israel to her former glory.

Get A Jump On Planning For Chanukah

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

Bed and Breakfast

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

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.

Busy in Brooklyn: Chani Apfelbaum

“I work around the Jewish calendar, always trying to think of creative spins,” noted Chani.

Sitting In A Puddle

Though if you do have a schach mat, you’ll realize that it cannot actually support the weight of the water.

Having Chol HaMoed Fun – Together.

So just in case you're stuck in the house this Chol HaMoed – because there's a new baby or because someone has a cold – not because of anything worse, here are six ideas for family fun at home.

Sukkah Chandelier – Three Ways!

Give your sukkah an aura of polished grace with one of these breathtaking chandeliers!

On Achdus

If we truly honor the other participants in a conversation, we can support, empathize with, and even celebrate their feelings.

Yom Tov Recipes and Fitness Tips

Three sets of three-day Yomim Tovim can seem overwhelming - especially when we are trying to stay healthy.

Dress Codes From The Past

In Uzbekistan, in the early twentieth century, it was the women who wore the pants.

Stuck In Place

Maybe now that your kids are back in school, you should start cleaning for Pesach.

Supermarket Hacks To Trim Your Grocery Budget

Scan those sale circulars either online or when they show up at your doorstep, check out the sale items and plan your menus accordingly.

You’re Hired! Now What?

Make sure that you know what the policies are and that you adhere to them scrupulously.

Feelings At War

So many families are mourning, and all along we mourned with them.

Layer It On!

You’re probably wondering why the greatest advocate of fast and easy preps in the kitchen is talking about layer cakes, right?

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