Join The Conversation With Mishpacha's Weekly Newsletter

Madame Chamberlaine and Bubbe Dvoshe

Tzipie Wolner

“Bubbe Dvoshe?!” My mother smiled and nodded. “Yup, Bubbe Dvoshe. Well, she’s not really our grandmother, but she’s related to us.”

 

Now and Then

Ruchama Schnaidman

What was life like 200 years ago, before school buses drove children to school, and before electrical appliances filled our homes? Let’s take a step — make that many steps — back, and find out.

 

Let’s Get Going

C.B. Gavant

Ready? Imagine a world before telephones … faxes … computers. Forget about instant communication; people made do with handwritten letters, which took weeks or months to arrive.



MM217
 
A Century of Horror — and Hope
Rabbi Moshe Grylak More connected than at first glance
Sundown
Eytan Kobre When Chazal say so, that eclipses all else
Great Expectations
Jacob L. Freedman Not just his personal nachas machine
Vote of Thanks
Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman Dov Ber was using Hashem as an excuse
Today’s Trash
Faigy Peritzman “Guess what I did today!”
Navigating In-Lawing
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Nurturing this relationship with kindness, consideration...
From Humdrum to Happy
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner The challenge: infusing these days with joy!