Family First Editor's Letter
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By Bassi Gruen

My freezer is my best friend! My friends even call me the Freezer Queen, because I freeze anything and everything. Freezing is an amazing time-saver, and you can always pull somet ...

By Brynie Greisman

We all look forward to the mishloach manos from the friends who spend time making homemade confections. The time and creativity that goes into these gift baskets is truly second t ...

By Chanie Nayman

All I Ask
“You just stay right here by yourself, on the beach. You’ve got to experience this, Yanky. Hisbodedus"

By Ruti Kepler

“For me, it was never about the beat and the rock and the volume”

By Riki Goldstein

Text Messages
When encountering multitudes of Jews, we must look beyond the mesmerizing enormity of the crowd

By Eytan Kobre

5 out of 10
The dinner is March 1 and there is no turning back

By Dovid Bashevkin

Off the Couch
“Dad, tell him about how you’ve been doing since Mom passed away. It’s okay. He already knows"

By Jacob L. Freedman MD

Friendship Fix
I don’t judge or view myself against others — except when I interact with Tova

By Shoshana Itzkowitz