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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?



 
Hidden Power
Yonoson Rosenblum One never knows the power of his or her mitzvos
Can You Tell a Phony?
Eytan Kobre “You’re not using the phone; the phone is using you”
Grief and Gratitude
Yisroel Besser The deepest, most sophisticated truth in the world
Nobody's Perfect
Alexandra Fleksher With the gift of maturity, we learn to accept
Colossal Humility
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman The last words I ever heard from my rebbi
Ready and Waiting
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP Why does everything take so long in the ER?
Bless You!
Faigy Peritzman Blessings don't create anything new in the natural world
Ready, Set, Succeed!
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Ensure success with explicit, doable instructions
The Radiance of Surrender
Mrs Shani Mendlowitz Honest admission reveals your inner radiance