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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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Take Yes for an Answer
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Sefirah? What's Sefirah?
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Top 5 Jewish Reminders
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Moe Mernick "It’s okay to change the plan as you go"
A Modern Eternal Flame
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Truth Will Tell
Faigy Peritzman To constantly be in a state of upward motion
Mad at Dad
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Why many fathers get a bad rap
Eternal Victory
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The Baker: Part IV
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