Esther Ilana Rabi

Esther Ilana Rabi

Originally from Los Angeles, Esther Rabi now lives in Yerushalayim with her husband, who learns in the Mir, and those of their ten kids that aren’t married yet. Also, two cats, two hedgehogs and an assortment of fish. She’s an alumna of Neve Yerushalayim, Gateshead (old sem) and Michlalah. In addition to writing for Mishpacha, she translates and edits for Artscroll and mentors students writing their Bachelor’s theses. In her “me” time, she studies Tehillim and plays trombone and Scrabble®.

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017
When Megan Crowley and her brother were diagnosed with an orphan disease, and their parents told they’d die within months, ...
Magazine Feature
Wednesday, April 26, 2017
When Shloime Wertenteil was left for dead in a Chevron ambush back in 1976, his yeshivah buddies scooped him up and ...
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Thursday, April 20, 2017
His mental health has been deteriorating for a while, as his baffled parents look on helplessly. He’s rebellious, just overcome by social anxiety and depression. What now?
Personal Accounts
Wednesday, April 05, 2017
Each tribe entered a different pathway, treading parallel paths across the seabed. We move through life intersecting, merging, ...
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Wednesday, March 15, 2017
Checking e-mails during a conference call, folding laundry while reviewing homework: Multitasking has become a badge of honor. ...
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
The night-owl test is looking at the clock at 1:14 a.m. and see if you think, I’ve still got time to clean the ...
Magazine Feature
Saturday, December 03, 2016
Study after study shows that women’s complaints of pain are taken less seriously, resulting in less aggressive treatment acro ...
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Wednesday, November 09, 2016
Each year, thousands of workers travel to both the United States and Israel to work in elder care, cleaning, construction ...
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Wednesday, August 17, 2016
How did this song get into my head? What am I doing by the open fridge? Why do I stick out my tongue when I ...
Family First Feature
Wednesday, December 23, 2015
It’s a tiny strip of tissue, but it can have big ramifications. Babies whose tongues aren’t able to move freely can have trouble swallowing and be nearly unable to nurse. What is ...