Join The Conversation With Mishpacha's Weekly Newsletter

Elephant in the Room

Esther Rabi

Everyone is in denial about something; just try denying it and watch your friends make a list. But while it’s potentially destructive, denial can provide temporary relief when facing a hardship, and some level of denial is essential in healthy relationships. When it helps, when it hinders — and how to tell the difference.

 

Fun and Frugal Fundraising

Sara Glaz

Whether you’re planning a humble garage sale or an exclusive Chinese auction, here’s a step-by-step guide to creating a successful fundraiser

 

SisterSchmooze

Marcia Stark Meth / Emmy Stark Zitter / Miriam Stark Zakon

In thanks to our teachers and principals, and as an apology for not always making it easy, the Sisters present a tribute to our years in Bais Yaakov.

ad
 
Will a Cheeseburger Kill Me?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak In a very real sense, you are what you eat
Pushing Death
Yonoson Rosenblum How my old friend came close to euthanasia
No Competition
Eytan Kobre Moishe Bane is striving to put spirituality back on the ...
A True Chassid
Jacob L. Freedman Ari had a bad case of schizophrenia, but boring he was n...
Pondering Thinker
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman The stereotypical “thinker” is my absent-minded hero
Hisnaari
Riki Goldstein “It was so clearly Hashem’s gift, and our duty to enter...
It Wasn’t Me
Faigy Peritzman In truth, there’s no one to blame or credit except yours...
Transparency
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Expressing feelings without getting defensive leads to h...
Making It Big
Rebbetzin Suri Gibber Mourning the talmidim of Rabbi Akiva by becoming bigger ...
The Rubber Band: Part II
D. Himy & Zivia Reischer Mordy learns about flexibility, a new concept for him