Invite These Five Women to Your Seder

Women who played a pivotal role in Exodus story.

My Journey through Infertility

My husband and I conceived our first child effortlessly, but the second time would never happen naturally again.

Babatha & the Role of Women in the 2nd Century

Exploring the mysterious 2nd-Century find in the Cave of Letters.

Modest Fashion Is All the Rage: Can the Trend Last?

Women today are declaring their need to feel more protected and more empowered through clothing that covers more than it reveals.

As a Woman, Finding My Voice

In academia and work, I kept feeling silenced. Surprisingly, it was people in the Orthodox Jewish community who took me seriously.

Staying at Home with the Kids on Rosh Hashanah while My Husband Prays in Shul

Examining our patriarchal assumptions about which work is important.

Jewish Women in the Footsteps of Wonder Woman

Growing up surrounded by only girls enabled me to develop my self-worth independent of the admiration and judgment of boys.

(Not) Dressed for the Prom

What message are we giving our daughters when we pay for revealing dresses that objectify their body?

Mikvah Dreams

Going to the mikvah became an obsession. I wanted in even if I didn't know why.

Freezing My Eggs

Single, 36, and planning for motherhood.

Becoming a Mother Changed How I View My Body

My journey from having a negative body image to finding self-love.

The Power of Women’s Leadership

Understanding the deeper connection between Miriam, Tu B'Shvat and celebrating the New Moon.

A Woman’s Hard Choice

Brenda Barnes, the first female CEO of PepsiCo who ignited a firestorm by resigning to spend more time with her family, died last week.

My Battle with Postpartum Depression

Even though I felt myself being sucked into an abyss of darkness, I refused to reach out for help.

Men are from Weekday, Women are from Shabbat

Judaism, Shabbat and the feminine mystique.

Why Being an Orthodox Jewish Mom Makes Me a Better CEO

Sarah Hofstetter is not your typical ‘ad man.’

My Modesty Revolution

Dressing modestly states: I am defined by who I am inside, not by what I look like on the outside.

Divine Face

Can any woman measure up to the models in Vogue?

Why I Choose to Dress Modestly

While Victoria’s Secret Angels are free to go bare on the runway, am I no less free to cover up in public?

A Jewish Perspective on Gender

Miriam Kosman’s groundbreaking book conveys a sophisticated approach to the Torah’s view of male and female forces.

Henny's Secret

There is no limit to how much love and compassion can emanate from one human heart.

Jewish Fashion Design

A new fashion design sketchbook shows less isn’t always more.

Why I Don’t Touch Men

Because touch is sacred and my body is sacred. And sacred things should be saved for sacred moments.

Honor Diaries

Breaking the silence on ‘honor violence’ against women and girls in Muslim societies.

Targeting Stay-At-Home Moms

Are stay-at-home moms weak and dependent?

Beauty Industry Vs. Modesty

How the media is destroying our self image and what we can do about it.

Renée Zellweger’s Unpopular New Face

Old is not ugly. Looking like a mask of your former self is ugly.

Sukkot and the Single Woman

A holiday of thankfulness and self-invention.

A Life Unexpected: The Childless Woman

Even though I married later in life, I anticipated having children. I still can’t believe it’s not going to happen. I wasn’t prepared for this.

I Am Beautiful

What do girls see when they look into the mirror?

A Letter to My Body

I love and respect you, but I don’t want my life to revolve around you.

Dressing for Distraction

Is the gender gap partially a fabric gap?

Mikvah Misconceptions

Going to the mikvah is not about getting clean. It’s about getting alive.

The I of the Beholder

How can we get free of the petty tyrannies of our own female vanity?

Virtue Makes You Beautiful

A viral video about modesty.

The Feminist Rabbi

My definition of feminism is at odds with many. Let the dialogue begin.

Taking the Spiritual Dive

Mikvah for the thoroughly modern woman

Mrs. Princeton

On the strategic benefits of finding a husband at college.

Erin Callan Liberated

Callan was a slave to Lehman Brothers and her career. What are you enslaved to?

Revisiting Betty Friedan

Breaking free of feminism's constraints.

Debunking the Beauty Myth

Dealing with someone’s eating disorder made me realize that her struggle was mine as well.

50 Ways Girls can Feel Good about Themselves

Effective tips for teenage girls in a world where perfection is the new standard.

Holding Back Our Daughters

Are we hurting our daughters’ future?

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