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June 15, 2022

Ask the Front Desk (Ba'haloscha)

Welcome back to The Torah Sparks Podcast. In this week's episode, we discuss the imperative difference between viewing others as …

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June 9, 2022

Marshmallows Can Hurt (Nasso)

In this week's version of The Torah Sparks Podcast, we discuss the painful reality of being a bar mitzvah boy and being the targe…

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June 3, 2022

Move Closer to Home (Bamidbar/Shavuos)

Besides for the price, there is a major difference between those who sit in the bleachers at a baseball game and those who sit cl…

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May 26, 2022

Don't Yell at the Screen (Bechukosai)

Did you ever yell at the screen during a climactic part of a movie? Did you expect that the actors on the screen would listen to …

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May 19, 2022

Humble Haughtiness (Behar)

In the latest episode of the Torah Sparks Podcast, we discusses the importance of being humble and "haughty" at the same time. Ho…

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May 12, 2022

30 Day Pet Food Challenge (Emor)

Did you hear about the lady who challenged herself to eat pet food for an entire month? In this week's Torah Sparks podcast, we d…

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May 5, 2022

Skeleton in the Back Seat and Holiness (Kedoshim)

In this week's Torah Sparks podcast, the host discusses the notion of projection, namely, that -as humans - we tend to see others…

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April 27, 2022

Milk's Favorite Cookie (Acharei)

When Nabisco changed it's slogan for the famous Oreo cookie from America's Favorite Cookie to Milk's Favorite Cookie in 2004, no …

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April 14, 2022

Please Remove Your Yeezys (Pesach/Passover 2022)

In this week's Torah Sparks podcast, we talk about the importance of detoxifying from all the sprays used to clean for Passover a…

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April 7, 2022

Dilation of the Pupil (Metzora/Shabbos Hagadol)

Did you know? The difference in size between your pupils, when they are most dilated vs. when they are least dilated, is 17 times…

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March 31, 2022

230,000 Minutes of Gossip (Tazria)

Why do humans love to gossip? In this Torah Sparks episode, we discuss the psychology behind why it is people like to gossip and …

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March 24, 2022

Why Don't Humans Eat More Bugs? (Shemini)

In this episode of Torah Sparks, we discuss the global rise in consumption of edible insects, and why despite its various health …

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March 16, 2022

Shaloch Manos Trackers (Purim/Tzav)

Afraid your Shaloch Manos is being given to someone else after you already gave it? Introducing the all new S.M.T.'s - Shaloch Ma…

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March 10, 2022

Redwood Trees (Vayikra/Zachor)

It's fascinating that you can be on a WhatsApp chat for months and no one will know until the day you leave. As humans, it is so …

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March 3, 2022

One Wordle Per Day (Pekudei)

The relatively new game, Wordle, has taken the world by storm. One of the most epic and unique things about the new Wordle craze …

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Feb. 23, 2022

Special Guest: David C. Milke - Holy Dumpster Diving (Vayakhel)

In this week's Torah Sparks podcast, we interview a special guest - David Charles Milke, owner of DCM Custom Painting, LLC - who …

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Feb. 17, 2022

Stubbed Toes (Ki Sisa)

I think we can all agree that no one ever planned on stubbing their toe. It kind of just happened, at a really annoying moment. O…

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Feb. 10, 2022

Don't Be the Guy Who Knows the Guy (Tetzaveh)

In this week's podcast, we talk about the importance of being yourself and realizing your unique role on this world. Go ahead, gi…

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Feb. 3, 2022

Olympic Rings and Kansas Trains (Terumah)

The circle is one of the easiest shapes to visualize yet one of the hardest shapes to draw. Did you ever wonder why Hashem design…

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Jan. 27, 2022

Heated Seats 24/7 (Mishpatim)

Imagine your car has heated seats, but you only found out about it halfway through the winter? I know how I would feel because i…

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Jan. 19, 2022

Super Seder Campaign (Yisro)

There was a recent poll going around asking the following question: What pictures of your child do you love the best? In this pod…

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Jan. 12, 2022

Number One Fan (B'shalach)

What is a true fan? Can there be more than one "number one fan"? How were all the Jews able to say "This is MY G-d", isn't that m…

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Jan. 6, 2022

Do I Look Like a Carrot? (Bo)

Strange title, I know. Aren't you curious what it's all about? Tune in to this week's Torah Sparks podcast to hear a fascinating …

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Dec. 30, 2021

Cup O Salvation (Va'eira)

In this week's Torah Sparks episode, we talk about how long people spend consuming coffee, how we can focus more on the what's of…

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