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Our very own Queen Esther teaches us that while practical actions are necessary to succeed in any endeavor, spiritual efforts have the real impact in drawing down G-d’s blessings.
There’s much more to Shabbat than the food.
This weekly study packet is part of “Be a Leader” initiative. Print it out and learn it with your study group.
The Magazine
Judging ourselves in a favorable way comes naturally; it is extending the benefit of the doubt to others that is a challenge.
Some people never ask for our forgiveness. They don’t show remorse, they don’t seem to care that they’ve hurt us, and they may even demean or belittle us for having been hurt. Why should we forgive...
Holy Day

Dear Readers,

If you had to strip away all the outer layers of yourself, what would be left? What remains at the core of your being when you remove social mores, other people’s reflections of you and even your own view of yourself? Take away your talents and attributes, where you work or what you accomplish in your day, who you have relationships with and associate with—and what...

Judging ourselves in a favorable way comes naturally. Extending the benefit of the doubt to others is a challenge. Using the stories we tell ourselves to excuse our mistakes helps us forgive others’ errors.
— Four Stories to Help You Judge More Favorably
Handy Household Hacks
Keep Recipe Cards Clean

Do your favorite recipe cards or recipe books get splattered with batter or food particles? Spray the card or page with a coating of hairspray. It will act like a laminate, and you’ll be able to easily wipe off any mess.


Strive for excellence, not perfection. Excellence motivates. Perfection demoralizes.

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