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What’s a Woman Doing Here?

Five women — a skipper, a mathematics professor, a biomedical researcher, a house painter, and a mortgage broker — on being frum and female in male-dominated professions

 

Whispers: Chapter 8

Shira Hart

“How do you feel about that?” my American student-coach asked. “I don’t have emotions,” I responded, while my stomach churned with all the locked-in feelings

 

The Honey in the Batter

Leah Krieger

The recipe states “3 or 4 eggs,” but “don’t worry,” Mommy told me then, “this is a forgiving recipe. It always comes out.” And it does.

 

Freefall: Chapter 20

Miriam Zakon

Abe asks Annie to marry him, and though she’s clearly interested, she says they must ask her father for permission. The attack on Pearl Harbor begins.

 

Be Your Own Therapist

Sarah Chana Radcliffe, M. Ed., C. Psych

These do-it-yourself therapeutic strategies can help you heal from long-ago childhood wounds, manage everyday stress, and process painful experiences in a healthy way

 

Reaching the Heart

A tribute to Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis by Chaia Frishman

The petirah of Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis two weeks ago on 19 Av created a gaping hole in the kiruv community, but her legacy lives on

 

Dinner 101

Sara Glaz

It was time, once and for all, for Dinner 101. Here’s how I learned to get a wholesome dinner on the table, stress-free, every night



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without