Mindbiz: Husband Feels Out of Place

  Dear Esther, We moved into the Five Towns about three years ago. We always perceived ourselves to be very blessed regarding the lifestyle we were able to live. We never...

Dating Forum: Putting Parents First

Question I’m involved with this mixed-up gal who acts like her parents are more important to her than I am. I’m over 40, and I have never been married. When I...

Dating Forum: Friends for Life Bring Strife

Question I am dating a guy who is much younger than me. He is a great guy, even though he is young. He is more mature than people double his...

Dating Forum: For Love Or Money

Question: I was very young when I got married for the first time. When I came home from seminary I only dated boys who learned full-time, and that’s the type...

Yid Parenting: The Grass Is Green In Your Backyard

Question: My parents told me that kids are writing into your column. I have a unique problem, something that’s on my mind. There’s a huge mitzvah to be happy, but...

Yid Parenting: How Should We Handle an Accusation?

Q. My son’s rebbe called me up regarding an issue with my fifth-grade son. Apparently, the rebbe believes that my son has been taking some prizes from his desk...

Yid Parenting: Spanking As Discipline

Question: My husband and I were wondering if you could shed some light on an issue we’ve been discussing. My husband’s parents believed in slapping their kids when they...

Career Corner: Do You Dig The ‘Gig’ Economy?

By Chaim Shapiro Question: I was very interested in your last column about finding a “side hustle". I think the need for a lucrative side hustle is almost universal in today’s...

Yid Parenting: Battling Fortnight

Question: My boys have fallen prey to a game called Fortnight. I’m not sure what the game is, but they are always playing, and they insist that all of...

News From the Hills: Living and Dying Like Yaakov Avinu

Last Shabbos was the National Association of Chevra Kadisha TEAM (Traditional End of Life Awareness Movement) Shabbos. As I was reading about these issues, which most of us don’t...
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