Tips for a Yom Kippur fast

Simone Rotstein offers advice for fellow coffee addicts.

The joys of grandparenting

Your mission, Phyllis, should you choose to accept it, is to drive the grandchildren to and from school.

Social idols

By offering a vicarious connection to a more glamorous, but artificial, reality, our phones disconnect us from the reality right in front of us.

Potential pitfalls of genealogical DNA testing

Ever since scientists mapped out the human genome in 2003, huge leaps in the technology of genetics have been made. The potential to scientifically determine your family’s DNA sequence has been of special significance to genealogists.