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Small Things, Big Impact

Leah Richeimer

Meet three women who were surprised and gratified to discover small changes that could dramatically improve their relationship with the most important person in their lives

 

When Baby Won’t Stop Crying

Faigy Schonfeld

You look at your howling infant; it’s been hours, exhaustion engulfs you, and you wonder: Is this normal? If baby’s incessant wails make you want to weep, it may not just be colic

 

SisterSchmooze: Decisions, Decisions

Marcia Stark Meth / Emmy Stark Zitter / Miriam Stark Zakon

At different moments in our lives, we Sisters have snapped, plunged, flipped, researched, wavered, panicked, and procrastinated. We’ve even left one decision to a dog

 

Tempo: Playing a Part

Chaya Tavin

What about our boys? I was sure they would feel out of it. I was wrong

 

Windows: How They Do It

Esther Kurtz

And then there’s my sister-in-law, who I love dearly, but who really solidified my despair of ever being the enviable “How does she do it?” superwoman

 

Map the Starlight: Chapter 3

Leah Gebber

The Shamash tells Samuel he must find a match for his daughter Aster, to ensure that Aster and Clara are provided for in Samuel’s old age

 

Learning Curve: Chapter 51

Gila Arnold

Suri draws strength from the women in her senior group. Yael asks her mother’s advice. Zevi asks Aviva why she doesn’t like holding the baby

 

Grab the Reins: Chapter 10

Shoshana Schwartz

The rabbi shook his head. “Ilana, it’s not the horse that wants to be on the side, it’s you.”

 

Lifetakes: Generations

Shoshana Itzkowitz

It was a world of people with rich histories and depth of life that may or may not ever have been recognized by anyone. A disappearing world



 
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Take Yes for an Answer
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Sefirah? What's Sefirah?
Rabbi Henoch Plotnik A tragedy swept under the rug?
Top 5 Jewish Reminders
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin Have we lost our ability to remember?
Work/Life Solutions with Mordy Golding
Moe Mernick "It’s okay to change the plan as you go"
A Modern Eternal Flame
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman The classic rabbinic dictum still stands
I Don't Work on Shabbos
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Riki Goldstein "It’s a truly heilige niggun"
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
Mrs. Shani Mendlowitz To be personable, you need to develop your personality
The Baker: Part IV
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