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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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Think It Through
Rabbi Moshe Grylak The import of the name Anshei Knesses Hagedolah
Face the Facts: Don’t Suppress Them
Yonoson Rosenblum The left behaves more and more like a cult
You Never Looked So Good
Eytan Kobre Growing hunger for the fleeting high of the superficial
Top 5 Shiur Title Techniques
Rabbi Dovid Bashevkin The answer to “what’s it about?” can fill or empty rooms
Power of Suggestion
Rachel Bachrach Mikey Benzaken is a stage hypnotist based in Jerusalem
Make It Happen
Jacob L. Freedman “If I’m a bum then let me be a bum”
Hard Knocks
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The Langer boys never forgot that apology
The Classic That Almost Didn’t Make the Cut
Riki Goldstein “It took only ten minutes to write, so we weren’t sure”
Hevel Pihem Keeps the World Going
Riki Goldstein The purity of their eyes and their innocent chatter
Yussi Sonnenblick never imagined they’d be singing “Eilecha” half a century later
Riki Goldstein “It’s nice to hear people still singing those songs”
The Rebbe’s Smile and the Rav’s Slap
Riki Goldstein “That was probably my most memorable performance”
Life in the Other Lane
Faigy Peritzman We should honor every Jew as if he were a talmid chacham
Needy
Sarah Chana Radcliffe The needier a person, the more they push people away
Touch of Light
Rebbetzin Debbie Greenblatt “A person cannot live without any kavod”
Stay-at-Home Therapist: Part I
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer She turns to me. “You know the type, smart and silent?”