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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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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you