Andrea reflects on the emotional task of helping her elderly mother sift through decades of belongings in order to move into a residence for seniors. The process yields many surprises including gales of tears, laughter …Keep Reading!
In an “I want it NOW” kind of world, is patience no longer a virtue? The book of Ecclesiastes teaches ‘To everything there is a season’; in an era of insta-meals, disposable relationships and addressing …Keep Reading!
Has our humanity disappeared, buried beneath a cacophonous siege of advertising, gossip reports, social media, blaring music and other inner/outer manifestations of noise? Have we lost the skill of enduring blessed and healing silence? Andrea …Keep Reading!
Anti-antisemitism is the new parlor-room chic. Andrea implores all women (and men) to stand-up to hate and say ‘No’ to Jew demonization as part of a PC agenda; a call-to-unity by the daughter or Natan …Keep Reading!
Why do some Jews look in the mirror and feel shame? Why are we letting Linda Sarsour, Roger Waters and enemies of Torah dictate morality in the public sphere? Why has the Pittsburgh massacre deflected …Keep Reading!
The Angel Vs. Devil personality. Does bribery, corruption and back-stabbing pave a path for successful living? Are ‘ethics’ negotiable? The holy month of Elul is the perfect time to reflect upon the past while laying-ground …Keep Reading!
Frightening and unacceptable! Over a hundred rocket launches from Gaza into Israel in one night, crashing onto playgrounds, shopping centers, private homes and open areas! Relentless screeching of sirens overlap one another, with the ground …Keep Reading!
In the Anything-Goes era, can a parent say “No, this is not who we are?” How do we defy perverted values while remaining socially viable? Can one go beyond the ‘Letter of the Law’? What …Keep Reading!
What does July 4th mean for a proud American who happens to live in the Holy Land? Is America still the paradigm of free-speech and “liberty for all” in the era of Political Correctness? Earthquakes, …Keep Reading!
The eternal struggle between humility and arrogance: Andrea discusses the visiting Prince of Wales, Roseanne Barr, arrogance of the prophet Bilaam, waning interest in derriere augmentation and MORE!!! This week’s “Check It Out!” department: Rebbetzin …Keep Reading!