Join The Conversation With Mishpacha's Weekly Newsletter

Tickle my Funny Bone

C. Rosenberg

Life is a serious business. Which is why we all need a good dose of laughter from time to time. Frum comediennes serve up humor even when they’re not feeling particularly funny, and offer wholesome comedy — but never mockery. How do they manage to pull this off?

 

Follow That Fashion

Malkie Schulman

You’ve spent ages assembling the perfect Purim costume. But who designs your children’s wardrobe every other day of the year? Come with us as we track the complex development of frum children’s clothing from conception to hanger.

 

A Touch of Trepidation

Bracha Stein

You could tell a lot about someone from the way they knocked, Dahlia mused. Such a simple action, but one that lent great insight into the psyche. Take this knocker, for example. This was clearly the knock of someone who had suffered greatly. It was the knock of someone who had known grief and heartbreak, but also joy and serenity. It was the knock of someone who had known the anguish of strife but had the wisdom borne of experience.



 
Arrogance Rewarded
Yonoson Rosenblum At Oberlin, victim status gives you privilege to pilfer
Hit or Miss?
Eytan Kobre Why are American Jews so intrigued by Shtisel?
Going Broke: The conversation continues, part 3
Mishpacha Readers "She should work on her confidence, not her wardrobe"
Work/Life Solutions with Ilan Regenbaum
Moe Mernick "Invest yourself fully into whatever you do"
Calling a Tail a Leg
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman It is not quite “an opportunity to use lifeboats”
Playing Defense
Baruch S. Fertel, MD, MPA, FACEP Trust your doctor. But only believe in Hashem
What Are You Playing Tonight?
Riki Goldstein "Hits are determined by the klal, not by producers"
The First Door to Open
Riki Goldstein “I would have taken that job for literally any price”
Leap of Faith
Faigy Peritzman The type of bitachon that’s expected of us
The Violent Child
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Ignore a child’s explosive temper? Not necessarily
Oasis in Time All’s Good at Shalosh Seudos
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz At Shalosh Seudos, our focus is on yichud with Hashem
Dear Kallah Teacher
Anonymous I wish I'd been told this wasn't normal