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Family, Friends, ’N Food

C.B. Lieber

It’s the one day a year when joy and mayhem reign in frum homes across the globe. But the Purim seudah itself can be exhilarating, yet not exhausting. Women who host large Purim seudos share the methods that make the madness manageable.

 

Feeling Small

Sarah Chana Radcliffe M. ED., C. PSYCH.

Whether you feel inadequate about something you can change (your parenting skills) or can’t change (your family background), here are tips and tools to conquer those terrible feelings of “I’m not good enough.”

 

SisterSchmooze: Under Construction

Marcia Stark Meth / Emmy Stark Zitter / Miriam Stark Zakon

We Sisters decided to build our Schmooze by looking at different sides of the building process: building a home, building a team, and building muscles, real and metaphorical. So put on your hard hats over your hat/snood/sheitel, and join the Sisters at the construction site….



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Out of This World
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Sick Note
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Can’t Do It Without You
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Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
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Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
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