The Perfect Storm of Holidays: Infertile at Pesach

The hurricane that sunk the Andrea Gail in 1991 was called a "perfect storm" because three storms combined into one, creating a weather situation that was so terrible, so frightening, so enormous that it was larger than the sum of its three parts. On their own, the three storms would have done some minor damage. Together, they could sink a ship. ...more

I've never experienced any of the stormy elements you're talking about, because:

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All Stocked Up On Crazy!

Yesterday, members of Westboro Baptist Church protested outside the White House and...more

Cleaning out the Chametz and Clutter

I know many of my very Orthodox readers (and even some of the less practicing folks) are going to cringe at what I'm about to say: I'm so excited to start getting ready for Passover! ...more

What Would You Wish You Had Accomplished if Today Were Your Last Day?

I often talk about living life fully. You can approach life in this manner by adopting the attitude that this day could be your last. ...more

Where can I go?

I've been a blogger now for nearly four years. However, I've been a Christian for longer. As a blogger and web designer, I spend a lot of time online. I do a lot of SEO work and dealing with social networking. For years I've been searching for a place to better explore my Christian lifestyle by meeting other Christians. ...more

Old Turtle And The Broken Truth

My oldest daughter, Yuna, brought a book home from her school library the other day. It was called: Old Turtle And The Broken Truth I read it to her before bedtime and it turned out to be one of the most touching and beautiful children stories I have ever read. The pictures were breath taking and the story itself had me choked up while reading it. It was that good. ...more


Hey Folks! Our Fabulous teen group, MY FAITH ALOUD, has put together the first of many video blogs. This video is the first half of a blog on ten things faithful teens should do before having sex. CHECK IT OUT. SEND IT TO YOUR FRIENDS! ...more

Do You Have the Courage and Faith to Part Your Red Sea?

Last week after I finished preparing for and giving a talk on moving through fear, I realized that once again I had done so just during the time when the Jews all around the world were preparing to read the portion in the Old Testament, or Torah, called Beshalach. Last year I gave this same talk in Tuscon, AZ, during the Cactus Kallah, and this was the portion we read that weekend. In this section of Exodus (13:17-17:16) the Israelites are pursued by the Egyptians and trapped at the Red Sea, until the sea parts and they travel to safety on the other side. ...more

Sex and Suburbia, A Brisket in the Slow-Cooker

Sex and Suburbia, A Brisket in the Slow-Cooker By Julie Stankowski ...more