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A Feast for the Eyes

Rachel Bachrach

Blowtorches, artists’ brushes, dental tools, and crinkle cutters. Food stylists use an eclectic set of instruments to prepare food for photo shoots. How they make any food look appealing, and some tricks you can try in your own kitchen

 

The Fire Still Burns

Rhona Lewis

It’s 200 years and a different world since Rebbe Nachman of Breslov passed away. In the heart and prayers of Rebbetzin Sara Gelbach, the Rebbe’s great-great-great granddaughter, the fire — kindled

 

The Cold Facts

Shira Yehudit Djlilmand

The common cold is not just an annoying by-product of cold days — it’s also the most frequently caught infectious disease. In the US alone, it costs over 100 million missed school days and almost 100 million doctors’ visits annually. Is there any way to obtain a sniffle-free winter?



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What’s in a Name?
Shoshana Friedman “What does Writer X have to say this week?”
Atonement — Fake and Real
Yonoson Rosenblum White confessionals and faux rituals
Four Walls Coming Full Circle
Eytan Kobre All the while, there’s been a relationship in the offing...
And Yet We Smile
Yisroel Besser We are the nation that toils to be happy at all costs
Out of This World
Rabbi Henoch Plotnick Dirshu Hashem b’himatzo — we are in Hashem’s company now...
Steven and Jonathan Litton
Rachel Bachrach The co-owners of Litton Sukkah, based in Lawrence, NY
Tali Messing
Moe Mernick Tali Messing, engineering manager at Facebook Tel Aviv
Sick Note
Jacob L. Freedman “Of course, Dr. Freedman. Machul, machul, machul”
Avoiding Health Columns Can Be Good for You
Rabbi Emanuel Feldman Only one reliable guide for good health: our Torah
Endnote: Side Notes
Riki Goldstein Most Jewish music industry entertainers have side profes...
Me, Myself, and Why
Faigy Peritzman Where there’s no heart and no love, there’s no point
Can’t Do It Without You
Sarah Chana Radcliffe When you step up to the plate, you build your home team
Eternal Joy
Mrs. Elana Moskowitz The joy of Succos is the fruit of spiritual victory
The Appraiser: Part III
D. Himy, M.S. CCC-SLP and Zivia Reischer Make sure your child knows his strengths
Hidden Special Needs
Rena Shechter You won’t see his special needs, but don’t deny them
Dear Wealthy Friend
Anonymous There’s no need for guilt. I am truly happy for you