EPISODES

Satisfying talk about kosher nutrition™

Levana Cooks! EP. 45

Levana Kirschenbaum, the “Jewish Julia Child,” joins us as we discuss why she is shocked by American convenience food, whether or not we can trust Instagram for health advice, and how integrated doctors are the future!

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What the Heck is Organic Anyway? EP. 43

How dangerous are the Cheerios on your kids high chair, what are the “Clean Fifteen” and the “Dirty Dozen,” and more with guest Dawn Wilson!

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Mini: The Gold Necklace, EP. 42

This is the story of how a Jewish girl, torn away from her Mother by the Nazis, was reunited with her Father. 

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Weight Loss: It’s Not Magic! EP. 41

How consistency leads to success, avoiding food FOMO, why a daily treat is a good idea, and more with guest nutritionist Tanya Rosen!

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Mini: I Have No Time! EP. 40

The story of the glass jar shows us how we should make time for the important things in our lives. 

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Healthy Bones Matter! EP. 39

How you can preserve bone mass, avoid the dreaded “widow’s hump,” why you should know your T-score, and more! 

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True Relaxation, EP. 38

A story about how a psychiatrist and Rabbi came to realize that he couldn’t stand to be alone with himself for even five minutes without a distraction.  

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Eating Disorders in the Orthodox Jewish Community, EP. 37

Is our rigid way of eating Kosher contributing to eating disorders, what are the warning signs, and where to get help? 

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Mini: The Jewish View on UFOs, Aliens, and Extraterrestrial Intelligence, EP. 36

The Lubavitcher Rebbe and a scientist explore life on Mars. 

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Pesach Perfectly Organized! EP. 35

Is Pesach cleaning different from spring cleaning, why a crock pot is your best friend, and how Oprah helped our guest, Rivka Slatkin, start her organization business, and more!

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Mini: Sweet as Sugar! Ep. 34

As we add the sugar to our challah dough, we should think about adding sweetness to the lives of people around us. Photo by James Besser on Unsplash

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The Fit Jewess! Ep. 33

Why are forbidden waters sweeter, is Dance Dance Revolution a good workout, and more with guest Sara Kupfer, the Fit Jewess! www.fitjewess.com https://elitalks.org/eleventh-commandment-thou-must-diet

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Mini: Is it Shabbos Yet? EP. 32

A popular children’s story gets a makeover!

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Your Purim Game Plan! Ep. 31

How to avoid a Purim candy hangover, plan your splurges strategically, why being drunk with happiness is the goal, and more! Photo by rawpixel  on Unsplash

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Mini: Tefillin and Acupuncture, Ep. 30

How the Jewish tradition of Tefillin aligns with the ancient Chinese healing method of acupuncture.

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All About the Flu! Ep. 29

Protect yourself against the flu, is the vaccine a good idea, improve your immune response, and more!

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Mini: Tosfos Yom Tov, Ep. 28

The 30th of Shevat is celebrated by this Rabbi’s descendants as a day of thanksgiving!

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Not Your Mother’s Vegetables! Ep. 27

Why you should stop working so hard to feed your family, what is your relationship with fitness, and see how guest Rivki Rabinowitz, winner of Kosher “Chopped” with Naomi Nachman, is savage about her food, and more!

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Mini: Candle Lighting in the Year 2100, Ep. 26

The history of The New York Times and candle lighting.

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Prep + Rally! Ep. 25

Learn how to make dinner prep as easy as 1-2-3 while saving time, money, and your sanity with guest Dini Klein of Prep + Rally! 15% discount off all subscriptions when you use code LMPE.

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Mini: The Two Pots, Ep. 24

Embracing people’s flaws leads to  a richer life.

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Clean Beauty, Ep. 23

 How to clean up your beauty routine, find out what is really in your lipstick, and more with guest Zulica Kessel, founder of her own clean skincare line.

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Mini: He Said, She Said, Ep.22

Deciphering the language difference between men and women.

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All Things Sleep! Ep.21

Why your body needs sleep, the let down phenomenon, are naps good for you, and more!

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Mini: Better One Less Cake for Shabbos, Ep.20

The key to a calm Shabbos.

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Snacks on the Go! Ep.19

Your restaurant game plan, batch cooking, the law of inverse quality and more!

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Mini: God as Matchmaker, Ep.18

Since the creation of the world, God has kept busy making matches between husbands and wives.

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Diet Confusion?!?! Ep.17

We tackle the myriad of fad diets, which is best for you, why you shouldn’t eat like a caveman, and more!

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Mini: Attitude of Gratitude, Ep.16

Small miracles that take place everyday.

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The Perfect Meal, Ep.15

Why your brain needs fat, eggs are the perfect food, and more!

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Mini: Wise Men of Chelm, Ep.14

Dietary advice is everywhere, but as the Wise Men of Chelm demonstrate, do not take the counsel of fools.

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All Things Exercise, Ep.13

Biggest mistake people make at the gym, how often you should exercise, what foods should you eat before and after, and more with personal trainer, Jennifer Campbell.

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Mini: God Works in Mysterious Ways, Ep.12

My friend’s story of how she met her husband shows us how God works in mysterious ways.

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Our Drinking Problem, Ep.11

Why regular soda is better than diet soda, the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, dehydration and more!

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Mini: Be Patient and You Will See, Ep.10

A lovely story of a farmer and a city slicker that shows the importance of patience in our lives.

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Stay on Track on Shabbos, Ep.9

Mindful eating to help you remain on track on Shabbos, the 3 bite rule, and is variety the spice of life? All of this and more with special guest Rebekah Fedrowitz!

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Mini: The Speech that Changed History, Ep.8

Sarah Schenirer championed girls education and singlehandedly had the greatest influence on the Orthodox Jewish community in the last 100 years.

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Addicted to Sugar? Ep.7

Why it’s so hard to break the sugar habit, are artificial sweeteners making things worse, how to healthfully satisfy your sweet tooth and more, with special guest Vonnie Tomlinson.

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Mini: A Kid in a Candy Store, Ep.6

I love “All of a Kind Family” by Sydney Taylor because it reminds me of a simpler time when indulging in sweets was truly a treat!

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