I know these are hard times, full of many trials and tribulations--for individuals, couples, families, and for our country. But if the early Pilgrims, after their horrific voyage to America and the devastating winter filled with death and suffering, were able to find reasons to be thankful, surely we can, too.
Doing your homework can save you some hard-earned cash as well as prove to be a fun experience for you and your loved ones this Black Friday.
Okay, so you know it's late to be just now looking for wines for Thanksgiving. What were you thinking? Well, never fear, finding a great wine for Thanksgiving is simple.
I was at an organic turkey farm an hour and a half north of San Francisco with two dozen other volunteers preparing what would become the main entrée for the Hazon Food Conference's Shabbat dinner later that week.
There is no other activity that encompasses all aspects of living, of effort, of being, as much as this morning's activity. In the space of two hours...
If Franklin had had his way about our national bird, would our main course at Thanksgiving be Bald Eagle? That's a thought to chew on.
Boredom and depression reside easily in a life where you are running so fast you never pause to ask the question: What would really make me happy? So what does it take to be happy, especially when times are tough?
Our consumerist culture has managed to transform Thanksgiving from a celebration of gratitude, to a celebration of consumerism.
This holiday season I pray that my country does not forget 14 million Americans and their families who -- like my godfather Frank -- only want a job so that this nightmare can end.
My self-assigned practice is to take the High Road; a conscious choice of Friendship with my Former. And much of the time I really can walk the walk...
If the retail industry can start constructing itself around the concept of service versus sales, then they'll actually make more money.
Hypothetical tweets from real NFL figures! @LanceMoore16 We're thankful Roy Williams plays for the Cowboys. #thanksgivingturkey @A_Cromartie31 (An...
You are a child of the Universe, no less than the Edsel and the dinosaur, you have a right to be here. And whether or not it is clear to you, no doubt the Universe will ignore you. Why shouldn't it? Who are you?
I'm suggesting that instead of beating yourself up for "failing" again to stick to your diet or plan, you rejoice that you overdid it. You see, the key to eating success lies in our so-called "failures."
You're trapped on a cross-country flight and, in the row behind you, two parents are sitting happily with a 12-month-old baby. The baby is preternaturally silent. This will not last.
This holiday season, you may rest easy, knowing that there is a class action lawyer out there who might be the only force between you and the company that is trying to rip you off.