by Rebbetzin Feige Twerski
My leg wasn’t the only thing that got shattered that fateful day.
Should I detach from my father?
I never live up to my New Year’s resolutions. So this Rosh Hashanah, why bother trying?
Help! My mother is hyper-critical and chipping away at my sanity!
Cruelty and abuse, whether physical or emotional, should never be tolerated.
My husband believes there’s only one right way of doing things – his way.
What happened to the man of my dreams?
Why having an affair is such a serious transgression.
Help! My husband's negativity is dragging me down.
My husband has been looking at inappropriate websites. What should I do?
Finding that delicate balance between love and discipline.
In case of a miscarriage, stillbirth, or death of a new baby, the sense of loss can be overwhelming. Here's how to cope.
Who do I honor more: my birth mother or my adoptive mother?
How far does honoring parents go?
Does ending my marriage also mean turning my back on God?
Should I let people know about my hearing disability?
How do I maintain respect for my mother when she falls short in so many crucial areas?
I try to listen to my inner voice, become a better person, grow spiritually, break habits… but it's just not happening!
In a world that values leisure over work, how can I attain a strong work ethic?
My marriage is gratifying but I can't stop daydreaming about this other guy I once dated.
Life, being finite, is filled with mundane activity. But all of it can be elevated into infinity in the instant that it takes to ask a simple question.
Finding a voice of hope and sanity in our frightening world.
I can't stand it when my wife brags about my accomplishments in public.
Our decision to wait seems to keep getting longer. Are we viewing the situation correctly?
Choosing closeness instead of anger.
Why should the most special person in my life have to suffer so deeply?
When one's faith wavers.
The loudest sound in the universe is the breaking of a bad habit.
Paradoxically, tears can represent both longing and homecoming.
Refusing to play the role of victim.
Help! My son is a junk food addict!
My son thinks he's God's gift to the world. How do I teach him that he isn't without damaging his self esteem?
Living with the reality that your child's scholastic success isn't the only arena of accomplishment.
Not every couple is fit to have kids. We think we're one of them.
How to balance the elation of a new birth, while Jews elsewhere are suffering.
A young mother struggles to find daily inspiration in her strange and seemingly mundane role.
My mother achieved the elusive ability to be in touch with true reality, exuding the rare fragrance of self-effacement and singular devotion.
The search for the inner substance and connection in Jewish life and practice.
A newly married woman wonders how she rates in her husband's eyes.
Mastery over food is a key to self-esteem and true spiritual fulfillment.
My personal reflections following the tragic death of our dear son-in-law, Rabbi Eliezer Geldzahler.
My family is very upset with my decision to become religious.
Practical advice to a mother with two young children.
A deeper look at the Jewish concept of modesty.
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