Teen Feature
The brain’s limited attention gets diluted when it’s doing too much

By Rivka Berman

Movin on Up
I know it sounds a little weird for someone my age, is that I really, really, like REALLY, want to start my own business. Like, yesterday

By Shaina Keren

DMCs
It’s a horrible feeling to have to shop in “bigger-size stores” so you can’t even have fun shopping trips with your friends

By Leah Greenburg

Friendship
When faced with hard moments, remember the following: Many meaningful conversations are “charged” with discomfort

By Devora Zheutlin, MA, CAS

Teen Fiction
They’re a tight threesome, a little bit aloof from the rest of the class. I have lots of friends, but somehow Leah’s gang is just fun

By Rochel (Grunewald) Samet

Bricks and Ladders
"We decided that if any of you aren’t happy in Stonesworth, we’ll try to make it work so that you can go to school in Brownsfeld"

By Ariella Schiller

Close Call
“There’s nothing wrong with you. I’ve been cruel to you by imposing a relationship on you. I can’t help it. This is how I am. All or nothing”

By Devoiry Braunstein

TableScapes
This breathtaking table is sure to evoke the true essence of spring and the atmosphere of Shavuos.

By Megan Auerbach

Washington Wrap
The US, Israel, and Russia will meet to discuss Iran’s plans to entrench itself in Syria and the withdrawal of American troops from that country

By Omri Nahmias

Family First Feature
Hashem was telling me, “Previously, you served Me in your own milieu, in your comfort zone, as a popular educator. Now let’s see what you can do when I take it all away”

By Elisheva Appel

On Site
Creating Judaica art from olive wood isn’t just his job, it’s a way of life

By Libi Astaire

Family First Feature
Rabbanit Clara Ovadia is a refined mother of 11 who never leaves the country and is home each afternoon, yet she singlehandedly supports 90 avreichim

By Sarah Pardes

Point of View
In contrast with Elimelech’s selfish escape, Rus’s chesed glows

By Rabbi Moshe Grylak