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Freefall: Chapter 40

Miriam Zakon

Aunt Cele proposes that Annie and the children move in with her. Abe, home on leave, suggests they ask his Bubbe for advice

 

House of Mirrors: Chapter 16

Rachael Lavon

Gavi and Laylee argue about Gavi’s ambition. Gavi admits he’s never quite sure where they stand as a couple. Laylee’s reply reveals her loneliness

 

Learning Curve: Chapter 33

Gila Arnold

Zevi says he’s going to assume the baby’s healthy until proven otherwise, infuriating Aviva. Ephraim insists they keep Yael’s quitting a secret from his parents

 

Lifetakes: Tea Anytime

Esther Mendelsohn

A quintessential Brit, my mother loves her tea: a simple Earl Grey, left to brew for the perfect few minutes, with just a dash of milk

 

Home Away from Home

Riki Goldstein

What’s involved in opening your home to out-of-town boarders? Seasoned host families talk about the pros and cons, plus practical pointers

 

Hello & Goodbye

C. Rosenberg

Pregnancy loss is painful, confusing, and isolating. Even without a halachically prescribed period of mourning, parents can learn to grieve for the loss of a life that never was

 

Inside Job: Graphic Designer

Rachel Bachrach

Three graphic designers dish about the impact of the Internet, their favorite colors, and what they really think when they get your wedding invitation

 

Kitchen Encounters: The Cholent Kickoff

Malkie Schulman

At The Abrams Hebrew Academy of Yardley, Pennsylvania, Super Bowl Friday is transformed into an opportunity to learn about Shabbos through a competition that gets every student rooting for their team. Discover The Cholent Bowl, a school-wide competition to enjoy Jewish tradition

 

The Great Jewish American Novel

Leah Milstein

I opened a new document and hit ‘File, Save As’: The Great Jewish American Novel 1.doc. Success coursed through my veins. My novel had begun



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Seventy Years
Rabbi Moshe Grylak “The sword from without, and machlokes from within”
Helping Our Kids Find Their Mission
Yonoson Rosenblum The best home protection against the “foreign winds”
Meeting for Minchah
Eytan Kobre “A Ten-Minute Appointment for a Five-Minute Encounter”
Top 5 Jewish Grammar Mistakes
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Seeing the errors of our grammatical ways
The Missing Alef
Alef is not simply another letter in the Hebrew alphabet
What Are You Grateful For?
Jacob L. Freedman “I guess all we can do is to be grateful”
A Simple Offering
Faigy Peritzman Our obligations are measured according to our abilities
Building a Better Brain
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Make your home an emotionally safe place to be real
The Cyclist: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Rachel has advanced from “flustered” to “determined”
Wholly Holy
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Realize who you are and how you can impact this world