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10 Building Blocks for a Better Marriage

Shira Hart

Experts share the ten essentials for a healthy, growing marriage

 

Map the Starlight: Chapter 45

Leah Gebber

“What higher cause can there be than to find the truth among a tangled thorn bush of lies? Our only weapon is these words. Knowledge

 

Center Stage: Chapter 3

Gila Arnold

“Rina! Thank you, thank you, it means the world to us that you came!” Esti was once again breathless. Her natural way of speaking, Rina decided

 

On the House: Chapter 12

Faigy Schonfeld

“I know what you’re thinking, Binyamin,” Kaylie murmured. “But we’re not wasting perfectly good vacation days. The restaurant may be closed, but we still have work”

 

Lifetakes: A Dressing Down

Esther Kurtz

I mean, I wear this stuff, it’s my unique style, but would my students get it? I need to be new and fresh, hip and cool, right?

 

When Baby Blues Darken

Malkie Schulman

The term “postpartum depression” is actually a misnomer. Signs of the condition often start during pregnancy, and depression is not always the telltale symptom. New research is changing the way doctors diagnose and treat this challenging — but highly treatable — condition

 

Turning Tides: Class Action

As told to Leah Gebber by Elana Ginz

I almost fainted at this blatant anti-Semitism. I quickly ran through appropriate responses in my head, and rejected them all. It would be a waste of breath to even respond

 

Tempo Story: Time to Grow Up

Julie Ackerman

My poor brand-new husband, indoctrinated to never, ever, dare forget a woman’s birthday, was in for a mean learning curve

 

Dreamscapes: To increase Torah learning and observance among Jews

Elisheva Appel

We respect them and learn from them, while recognizing that there’s something essential that we have to share. We plant seeds, water them, and daven

 

A Stone’s Throw: Chapter 3

Faigy Gold

I wasn’t standing at the bar stuffing myself with noodles, or drinking the free booze, so would two mangoes be acceptable?



 
What Are We Supposed to Do?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A tried-and-true remedy — and it shook the heavens
Badgered into Submission
Yonoson Rosenblum Avatars of political correctness in search of dissenters
Drinking Doubt Away
Eytan Kobre Meaning is indispensable for generating happiness
My Tale of Two Mentors
Rabbi Dovid M. Cohen I wish them both continued nachas and success until 120
Checks and Balances III
Mishpacha Readers The conversation continues...
Memorable Melodies of Modzhitz
Rabbi Mordechai Besser The struggling survivors became kings in shul on Shabbos
A Whole Song and Dance
Rabbi Ron Yitzchak Eisenman One of those small acts that are giant leaps of chesed
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
Riki Goldstein "The arrangements literally changed the entire song"
Hang On to the Glow
Riki Goldstein Back to the warm camp Shabbos memories
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
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz When dressing up is spiritual, not superficial
The Spokesman: Part IV
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Every sentence tells a story; make yours well told