The High Holidays

How to Make a Yom Kippur Breakthrough

3 practical steps to becoming great.

Is Break-Fast the Hippest Holiday?

Relating to food on a day with no food.

Poetry of Repentance

An English Professor discovers the poetry of the soul.

Crash Course on Yom Kippur

A fascinating overview on the meaning and customs of the holiest day of the year.

Yom Kippur: The Blessing of Failure

Recognizing our shortcomings is the only way to achieve success in life.

The Yom Kippur Dare

Do I ask God for another chance, a chance I know I don’t deserve?

Maximizing the High Holiday Services

Five minutes of prayer said with understanding, feeling and emotion means far more than hours of lip-service.

Sweet & Savory New Year

Combining the spiciness of savory food with the delectable flavor of sweetness.

Yom Kippur: Partner Track

Does God really care about the nuances of my life?

Identifying Your Life’s Mission

This Rosh Hashanah, electrify your life with purpose.

My Yom Kippur Resolution

I cringe thinking how much aggravation I caused this woman.

The Miracle Called Me

The shofar blast reminds us that our essence is truly free.

Crash Course on Rosh Hashanah

A fascinating overview of the holiday and how to maximize the power of the day.

Shana Tova?

Can we be optimistic about the coming new year?

Apples for Rosh Hashanah

My best apple recipes for a sweet new year.

Rosh Hashanah Opportunity

God wants to grant us another year of life. Are we ready to embrace it?

My Moment of Weakness

Do you want God to cut you some slack?

Rosh Hashanah Rock Anthem: Behind the Scenes

Get an inside look on how the viral film was made.

The Best Honey Cakes

It’s the small touches that make the difference.


Don't wait till you're really lost.

Rosh Hashanah Rock Anthem

It'll make your head spin.

Recipes for a Sweet New Year

Rosh Hashanah recipes comprised of the sweetest ingredients. Tradition with a twist.

20 Questions for the New Year

Effective ways for moving your life forward.

Hurricane Irene and Elul

Make sure you prepare for what's coming.

Judaism Is Radical

Being a Jew means being part of the counter-culture.

Stalking True Atonement

Pulling our misdeeds out by their roots.

What Yom Kippur Does NOT Atone For

Pick up the phone and call that person you haven’t been speaking to.


Meaning or randomness: confronting mutually exclusive worldviews on Yom Kippur.


After taking another man's life, a petty criminal changes the direction of his life.

Rosh Hashanah: Why Judgment Day?

God's memory and the substance of eternity.

Sweet Rosh Hashanah Dishes

Healthy and delicious for the New Year.

High Holiday Quiz

How many answers can you get right?

Harness the Wind

William Kamkwamba's amazing Rosh Hashana lesson.

Yom Kippur: Everyone Falls

It's getting up afterwards that matters.

The Meaning of Kol Nidrei

The extraordinary history and lesson of this moving prayer.

Preparing for Rosh Hashanah

The secret to an inspiring new year.

Letters to the Next Generation: Yom Kippur Reflections

It's never too late to start again. A stirring 23-page pdf ebook.

Rosh Hashanah: The Tipping Point

Make this Jewish new year extraordinary.

Let Me In

Making space for God this Rosh Hashanah.

Auspicious Foods

Cooking with the symbolic foods we eat Rosh Hashana night.

Round Challah and Divine Desserts

Everything you need to know to bake it right this Rosh Hashana.

Don’t Wait for Miracles

Sometimes we have to hit rock bottom in order to start climbing up.

Bridging the Gap

Living up to your ideals this new year.

Empower Your Jewish Journey

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