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“Finish Your Peas!”

Elisheva Dorfman, LMFT, and Adina Pearson, RDN

How to improve the “food culture” in your home, while giving your children intuitive eating tools that will stand them in good stead for life

 

Pain in Vein

C. Rosenberg

Varicose veins may appear to be nothing more than a cosmetic issue, when in fact this condition could impact long-term health

 

Tempo: Off Court

Faigy Schonfeld

After seven years of never getting past the second date, could a dating coach be the answer?

 

Windows: Brave Old World

Elana Rothberg

The phone call, from the most popular boy in kindergarten, asking for a playdate with my son, brought back all the memories of my awkward initiation into the fourth-grade class

 

Grab the Reins: Chapter 28

Shoshana Schwartz

Lena had been attending 12-step meetings for over a year and strongly identified with the other members, but her behavior hadn’t changed at all

 

Map the Starlight: Chapter 21

Leah Gebber

“We’ve all changed, Aster. Open your eyes. But you won’t, because you are too busy pretending that you are a statue, in the hope that the future might overlook you”

 

Facets: Chapter 12

Esther Kurtz

Oh no. No, no, no. I’m not making Shifra’s engagement ring; you think I’m making something for a tiny school auction? I’ll give them money — not my work

 

Lifetakes: Waiting for My Miracle

Rachel Ginsberg

My entire kitchen is instant smoke and blackness. I’m standing in the eye of an explosion. Am I alive? Burned? Maimed? Cut? Bleeding?



 
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Badgered into Submission
Yonoson Rosenblum Avatars of political correctness in search of dissenters
Drinking Doubt Away
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My Tale of Two Mentors
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Checks and Balances III
Mishpacha Readers The conversation continues...
Memorable Melodies of Modzhitz
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A Whole Song and Dance
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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
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The Spokesman: Part IV
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