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Moving Out, Moving On

Abby Delouya

Though we often move for purely technical reasons, there’s more behind it; it’s about moving on, moving past, or moving toward. Four women share their experiences

 

Power Trip

Shira Hart

Here are some small steps you can take around the clock for all-day energy boosts

 

Tempo: My Son, the Tzaddik

Chani Katz

I know that little boys don’t sit playing with dolls and tea sets during recess. Squabbles happen and scratches do ensue. But teeth aren’t replaceable!

 

Dreamscapes: Teaching Bitachon to Teens

Elisheva Appel

I was learning how to be unfazed by the bumps in life’s road and instead focus on the true purpose of our time here

 

Map the Starlight: Chapter 39

Leah Gebber

Papa holds out his hand. “Brother Garcon,” he says in greeting. He will not dip his head, for the icon the man wears on a thick gold chain

 

Windows: Heaven’s Smile

Estee Frank

I can’t take care of my baby. Can’t change his diaper, can’t rock him to sleep, can’t bathe him, can’t look at him

 

On the House: Chapter 6

Faigy Schonfeld

“Kaylie won’t get it. The subtlety of color, how it affects mood and energy. This is going to turn out wrong, all wrong”

 

Lifetakes: Waiting

Peshie Needleman

I will do this, I tell myself sternly as I add lavender-scented fabric softener to the load of clothing. And I will do this right



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Weekly Struggle
Shoshana Friedman Cover text: promise big and deliver what we promise
Only Through You
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A response to last week’s letter, “Waiting in Passaic”
Are You Making a Kiddush Hashem?
Yonoson Rosenblum In communal affairs, “one bad apple…” often applies
Chance of a Lifetime
Eytan Kobre I identify with the urge to shout, “No, don’t do it!”
Work / Life Solutions with Bunim Laskin
Moe Mernick "You only get every day once"
Seeking a Truly Meaningful Blessing
Dovid Zaidman We want to get married. Help us want to date
Shivah Meditations
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Equivalence between two such polar opposites is puzzling
Magnet Moment
Jacob L. Freedman Everyone’s fighting a battle we know nothing about
Secrets and Surprises
Riki Goldstein Top-secret suits Eli Gerstner just fine
Blasts of Warmth
Riki Goldstein Keeping the chuppah music upbeat in low temperatures
Behind the Scenes
Faigy Peritzman The intrinsic value of each mitzvah
Good Vision
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Good or bad, nice or not? What you see is what you get
Day of Peace
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz On Shabbos we celebrate peace within and without