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Focus on the Finicky

Faigy Schonfeld

No more food fights! Tips, tricks, and insider secrets on how to feed your picky eater without feuds

 

SisterSchmooze: Dream On

Marcia Stark Meth / Emmy Stark Zitter / Miriam Stark Zakon

Join the Sisters in the dark corridors of our dreams — dreams that express our deepest yearning for the impossible… or our simplest longing for normalcy

 

If the Shoe Fits

Libby Berg

I will not allow Renana’s searing gaze to show me up as an overworked and underdeveloped frum mother

 

Musings: An Invitation to the Zoo

Zelda Goldfield

When I agreed to let my young sons open an informal neighborhood zoo, was I making a big mistake?

 

Windows: Birthday Wishes

Esther Kurtz

Malky leaned into my father, “Should I call Hatzolah?” she asked as a formality, just to confirm that everything was okay. Wasn’t it?

 

Freefall: Chapter 44

Miriam Zakon

Abe realizes he might be killed in battle, and begins keeping a journal so that his baby son will know what he’s gone through

 

House of Mirrors: Chapter 20

Rachael Lavon

Cassandra pulled out her phone, and Sarah groaned inwardly. If the cleaning help recognizes Laylee’s side profile… game over

 

Learning Curve: Chapter 37

Gila Arnold

Aviva rushes to the hospital over Shabbos because of early contractions, and is put on bed rest. After a week’s absence, the Goldfeders come back

 

Lifetakes: Carefree Dance

Lea Weiss

My natural state is usually sedentary, but flick on an Avraham Fried tune, and I morph from couch potato to spinning top



 
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Badgered into Submission
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Drinking Doubt Away
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Checks and Balances III
Mishpacha Readers The conversation continues...
Memorable Melodies of Modzhitz
Rabbi Mordechai Besser The struggling survivors became kings in shul on Shabbos
A Whole Song and Dance
Rabbi Ron Yitzchak Eisenman One of those small acts that are giant leaps of chesed
Diamonds
Jacob L. Freedman MD "Each Jewish woman is a bas Melech, Dr. Freedman!"
Streamlined Service
Riki Goldstein "JewishMusic Stream is still about classic kosher music”
Perfect Harmony
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Hang On to the Glow
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Marking Miracles
Faigy Peritzman The miracles are there, but our eyes are blind to them
Going Against the Current
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Wise to deny our kids something all their friends have?
Clothed in Splendor
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz When dressing up is spiritual, not superficial
The Spokesman: Part IV
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