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What to Do When Your Tire is Low on Air (and You Can’t Change a Tire)

You’re low on air but you’ve got places to go and carpools to run. This is a guide for those who can't change a tire but need some unprofessional advice. I’ve had 6 flat tires in the last few months. Or was it more? I’ve become so paranoid, I hear the thump and vibrations of imaginary flat tires in...

Basics: How to Make Perfect Potato Kugel

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From choosing the potatoes, to the way the potatoes are processed...making a great kugel is simple, but the details matter. The perfect potato kugel means different things to different people. But for a real traditional kugel you want it creamy inside and crispy in the outside. I’ve tried every trick out there - heating up the oil, mixing the eggs...

14 of the Best Beauty Products for Your Makeup Bag

No need to try out all those samples. These expert beauty picks are guaranteed to be a home run. Beauty products often put us in a conundrum. From the outside, they all look the same. But which are really the best and worth our investment? How would we know without trying ‘em all? For answers, we called up a...

Is Booking Flight Insurance a Good Idea?

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What will flight insurance really cover? And is it worth that extra small expense? As a consumer, I don’t usually go for the “extended warranty” sales pitch (unless it’s on something super essential to life, like my dishwashers). My first reaction when asked, “Do you want flight insurance?” similarly, was to dismiss the extra nominal expense. I thought, “What is...

Grilled Chicken Schnitzel – It’s Not Fried But It’s So Good No One Minds

Grilled Chicken Schnitzel - It’s Not Fried But It’s So Good No One Minds. Your kids love chicken cutlets, but they really prefer them breaded and fried. This version of grilled chicken is so flavorful, they won’t mind that you didn’t fry them.
Your kids love chicken cutlets, but they really prefer them breaded and fried. This version of grilled chicken is so flavorful, they won’t mind that you didn’t fry them. Print Grilled Chicken Schnitzel   Ingredients 1- 1 ½ lbs thinly sliced boneless chicken breast ½ teaspoon paprika...

Turn Kislev into Your Own Personal Time for Miracles

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The month of Kislev is an auspicious time for miracles. You can make a miracle happen for you. We heard this segulah from both Rabbanit Yemima Mizrachi and Rabbi Alon Anava, and we thought it was so special that we had to share. It's not the typical segulah that calls for an action that we might not understand the significance of...rather this...

Our Winter Maternity Faves (for the Most Stylish and Comfy 9 Months)

You've shopped for everyone else. But now it's your maternity wardrobe that needs some help. You'll love getting dressed this winter with this top maternity picks. ASOS ASOS has a huge maternity selection. We've scoured through pages and pages and selected our favorites. Their maternity collection runs very full. I would suggest sizing down at least one size or order multiple...

Three Places to Visit This Winter

Want to travel beyond Miami? Perk up that time away with a new exotic destination.   Perhaps you never wanted to go too far or you didn’t want to think too much about obtaining kosher food. But if perhaps the kids are a little older, or you can get away for an extra couple of days this winter, it could...

How to Achieve Perfectly Cooked Stovetop Rice

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Do you like long grain rice? Or brown rice? Or do you keep basmati or jasmine in your pantry? No matter your rice, there’s a perfect cooking method for you.   By Sara Chana Gruskin Rice is a highly common winter comfort food. It’s a healthy, inexpensive grain that has the ability to transform a humble dinner into a hot, hearty...

The Problem? Teeth Sometimes Return to Their Original Places After Braces. Here’s the Solution.

Have you had braces as a child, and then watched your teeth begin to shift back to their original position over time?   By Sara Fleischer, MA, CCC-SLP,   Has your teen completed his or her years of braces only to have some of the same issues reoccur? If you've ever experienced any of these scenarios, chances are you're upset, frustrated, and definitely...