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Great Outdoor Play

Rochel Burstyn

Follow us this week, as we check out some parks unlike anything you’ll find locally, with some very untypical outdoor equipment.

 

Bear Family — Benny Bear Gets in Shape

Yael Mermelstein

Dr. Schwartz shook his head as I stepped off the scale. Then he shook his head again, first to the right, then to the left, then right and then left again. “Benny,” he said. “You’ve gained a bit too much weight since your last doctor’s visit. I would suggest that you cut out junk food as much as possible and that you start an exercise regimen. It isn’t healthy to be carrying around extra weight that you don’t need.”

 

Bentzi and the Magic Potion: Chapter 9

Shifra Glick

I turned and started walking slowly in the opposite direction, resisting a desperate urge to run, so the dog wouldn’t run after me on my way up.



 
What Are We Supposed to Do?
Rabbi Moshe Grylak A tried-and-true remedy — and it shook the heavens
Badgered into Submission
Yonoson Rosenblum Avatars of political correctness in search of dissenters
Drinking Doubt Away
Eytan Kobre Meaning is indispensable for generating happiness
Checks and Balances III
Mishpacha Readers The conversation continues...
Memorable Melodies of Modzhitz
Rabbi Mordechai Besser The struggling survivors became kings in shul on Shabbos
A Whole Song and Dance
Rabbi Ron Yitzchak Eisenman One of those small acts that are giant leaps of chesed
Diamonds
Jacob L. Freedman MD "Each Jewish woman is a bas Melech, Dr. Freedman!"
Streamlined Service
Riki Goldstein "JewishMusic Stream is still about classic kosher music”
Perfect Harmony
Riki Goldstein "The arrangements literally changed the entire song"
Hang On to the Glow
Riki Goldstein Back to the warm camp Shabbos memories
Marking Miracles
Faigy Peritzman The miracles are there, but our eyes are blind to them
Going Against the Current
Sarah Chana Radcliffe Wise to deny our kids something all their friends have?
Clothed in Splendor
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz When dressing up is spiritual, not superficial
The Spokesman: Part IV
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Every sentence tells a story; make yours well told