Mindbiz: Friends With Financial Woes

Dear Esther, I recently learned that my good friend Chaya and her husband are having some major financial difficulties. Their home is in foreclosure, and, generally speaking, they are in...

Mindbiz: Mother Can Do Nothing Right for Grown Children

Dear Esther, I am a 64-year-old woman. I’ve achieved much in my life, both personally and professionally. At work I have a staff that respects and likes me. I have...

Yid Parenting: What Should My Child Be Reading?

Dear Rabbi Ross: I’ve been following your advice and letting my kids read at bedtime as opposed to playing electronic devices. Instead of going to the library, my son gets...

Real Estate with Anessa: Surviving The Cooperative

The New York Times real-estate section regularly discusses the problems with co-op boards in various parts of the city. The most recent one that made me laugh was a letter...

Yid Parenting: Choosing A High School

  Question: My son is in eighth grade, and we are arguing about high school. He wants to go to REDACTED, and I feel that it’s not a great environment....

Real Estate with Anessa: Israel’s One-Stop Shop

There are plenty of quirky places to explore in Israel if you are looking for options beyond the regular touristy places most people gravitate to. Before I share with you...

Dating Forum: Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places?

Question: I’m a mature man who has been dating for many years. Every woman I ask out will say that I treat her like gold. I take them to museums,...

My Journey: The Icing On The Cake

It all started with a piece of cake. Sometimes my mood plummets and I feel down and need a pick-me-up. I’ve thought, what could be something that would lift my...

Mindbiz: Motivation to Change

Dear Esther, I am 48 years old and I was recently diagnosed with osteoporosis. My doctor told me, under no uncertain terms, that aside from some other interventions, I must...

Mindbiz: Friendship Born in Crisis

Dear Esther, About a year and a half ago, during the second half of my pregnancy, I was ordered to stay in bed. I had two young children, and my...
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