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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.

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The Business Trip
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Death and Taxes
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Perspective Shift
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Mission with Ambition
Faigy Peritzman The way you see her is what she will become
Drop the Nagging
Sarah Chana Radcliffe You can gain cooperation, but not by nagging
Trying Our Patience
Rebbetzin Aviva Feiner Savlanus isn’t just patience, it’s endurance
Redeeming Factor
Shoshana Itzkowitz “When was the last time we ate a meal behind the dryer?”