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I’m Baaaack!

Shifra Ernest

How to prepare yourself to transition from diapers and car pools to deadlines and spreadsheets — and get the job of your dreams

 

5 Facts about Education You Won’t Believe Are False

Esther Ilana Rabi

You’re left-brained — that’s why you can’t do math, right? Get ready for your educational beliefs to turn upside down

 

Tempo: Simple Silver Earrings

Tehila Meyerson

It hurt as I stood there, seemingly indecisive. Simply choosing a pair of earrings, instead of life or death in the near future

 

Windows: Car Pool Conundrums

Brocha Miller

You have such a small window of opportunity between too soon and too late that, unless you keep a very close eye on it, you’ll miss it completely

 

Grab the Reins: Chapter 27

Shoshana Schwartz

“If you know you’re not ready to get married before dealing with these issues, you think another few months will magically make you ready?”

 

Map the Starlight: Chapter 20

Leah Gebber

“To map a place you have never seen and will never see in your life, you need to harvest information from anywhere you might find it”

 

Facets: Chapter 11

Esther Kurtz

I sucked in my cheeks. This wasn’t going to end well, was it? C’mon, Rebbi, it was his first day back, ignore the kid

 

Lifetakes: Climb to the Stars

Rochel Grunewald

Realization dawned: This was not a secret addition to our own house; it was simply a sneak peek into our neighbor’s home



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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