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The Right Fit

Barbara Penn

What does it take to be an individualist? To be that someone who will rise to the occasion, inspire, influence, and lead? Well-known educators Mrs. Chani Juravel, Mrs. Aliza Feder, Rebbetzin Esther Reisman, Mrs. Chips Gold, and Mrs. Suri Saposh weigh in on this vital topic.

 

Procrastination Pointers

Malka Hillelsohn

I remember being confused for most of my school years. Elementary was one big blur of fill-in sheets and empty maps with funny shapes that I was supposed to identify as countries in the world, and math problems about people cutting up apples or driving their cars somewhere and trying to catch up to each other for some reason.

 

Decision Precision

Draisy Fried

Every day, we’re all faced with countless decisions, from what to wear to which seminary to apply to. Decision-making can be mind-boggling and cause us a great deal of stress, but when we remember that, “Mistakes are painful when they happen, but later a collection of mistakes is what we call experience” (Denis Waitley), it becomes a great deal easier.

 

Pampering to Perfection

Lauren Ungar

“Tova, you’re always running to her. Bubby can be alone for an hour. You need to get out more and do things for yourself.”

 

Music to My Soul

True story by Tsirel Pacht

When I try to sing with other people, a little technicality called the “key” gets in the way, and it just doesn’t sound right

 

Breakthrough: Chapter 49

Tovy Mann

The Neiman family is reunited with their maternal grandparents. Unfortunately, Yehudit was taken off the plane. She finds herself back in the notorious Evin Prison

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The Tightrope
Rabbi Moshe Grylak Why broken resolutions shouldn’t keep us down
It’s Complicated
Yonoson Rosenblum To get into Olam Haba, bring us with you
Eretz Canine?
Eytan Kobre Israeli professor advocates less kids, more dogs
What Kind of Friend?
Rabbi Efrem Goldberg Pointing the finger back at yourself
Not Worth the Risk
Judah I. Kupfer, Esq. Conducting business with a clear conscience
Finding His Voice
Yisroel Besser An outspoken passion for public relations
My Brother’s Keeper
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Becoming the rosh yeshivah for one, shining moment
Happy Birthday
Miriam Aflalo The year that’s finishing didn’t evaporate
Positive Discipline
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Your child’s brain for new behaviors
Get Out of Town
Sara Eisemann Should our son consider out-of-town shidduchim?
The Sharpshooter: Part IV
D. Himy & Zivia Reischer “The anxiety and resentment have disappeared,” she says
Splash: Driving
Keren Keet The lost art of honking the horn
Lifetakes: Noodling with Chesed
Rivky Singer “The doctor does these procedures 20 times a day,” I mus...