Family First Feature
11 readers share stories of caring and connection

By Family First Readers

Family First Feature
When your coworkers are your family, what happens to the bottom line?

By Rivki Silver

To Be Honest
“They don’t view me as a flawed person, yet they see my weight as a flaw. It’s a paradox, but it’s true — and it’s just as hurtful as the nasty comments”

By Family First Readers

Family First Inbox
“A woman isn’t someone who is married; womanhood has nothing to do with marital status”

By Family First Readers

Family Tempo
There are no words to describe the nightmare of Toruń

By Mrs. Sarah Jakobovits

A Better You
One offense at a time is a strategy that has brought teams back from seemingly insurmountable deficits to stunning victories

By Family First Contributors

It’s just a simple Shabbos invite — what could go wrong?

By Perel Grossman

Family First Serial
“This is not mesirut nefesh at all, but foolishness. And the Almighty does not want us to be fools”

By Leah Gebber

An estimated 1.1 million of Americans are classified as legally blind, so my life is hardly unique

By Devorah Grant

Teen Diary Serial
“Well, Libby, how would you feel if your sister married a ger?”

By Chaya Rosen

Shul with a View
“I’ve noticed that my Jewish neighbors, especially those who look like you, all have access to some secret high-tech security device”

By Rabbi Ron Yitzchok Eisenman

From My Table
I like making something fruity for Shabbos in honor of Tu B’Shevat. This spoke to me. Serve on a platter with beautiful fruits if you want to be extra!

By Chanie Nayman

I’d like to think that our drive to hear, see, read the news, stems from our nation’s deep sense of connection

By Shoshana Friedman

Incredibly easy, incredibly delicious

By Brynie Greisman