Teen Feature
Junior Rheumatoid Arthritis, or JRA, is a condition that appears in children and teens and presents as chronic joint pain

By Chaya Rosen

A Healthier You
Laughter can enhance your physical, emotional, and mental health. Laugh away!

By Chaya Rosen

“Am I not good enough anymore? Do you need me AND Perry to be with you all the time?”

By Devorah Grant

Take 2
Making new friends at camp is not a betrayal to a best friend even if it is uncomfortable for you that she did

By Mindy Rosenthal M.S., BCBA/LBA

Teen Fiction
“A co-counselor? For Lots of Light? It’s the most-the-rocking-special needs camp, even if the rules are absolutely nuts!”

By S. Scharf

Teen Diary Serial
As I was opening the door I heard my name mentioned. So instead of walking in, I eavesdropped

By Miriam Ribiat

Had Kayla been expecting to tag along with her today? But… she always spends Purim with her friends

By Rochel Samet

Knowing and Growing
To prepare for Rosh Hashanah, we have to learn to look deeper at our actions and see the story that emerges from them

By Rabbi Reuven Leuchter

From My Table
Just in case you’re looking for a before or after school cookie, here’s our pick.

By Chanie Nayman

Family First Feature
Zivia Reischer on why she tells kids’ stories — and what she learned

By Zivia Reischer

So what’s the best way to prep your challah for the freezer?

By Sina Mizrahi

Family Tempo
I’ve been teaching for years, but just two days in, I’ve given up

By Bashie Lisker

Feel free to pile this dip onto a salad, scoop it up with crackers or cut-up vegetables for an after-school snack

By Sima Kazarnovsky