Observant mothers-to-be hire doulas who share their religious practices and understand their specific needs
As Israel’s first female Haredi dean, mathematician Malka Schaps is helping other religious women follow in her footsteps
When one teen began bingeing and purging, there were places she could go, but her mother felt she had nowhere to turn
I spent my teenage years in rebellious pursuit of an unattainable body. It almost cost me everything.
Covering my hair makes me feel like part of the Orthodox community. But how I cover it makes me feel like an individual.
How can we square conspicuous extravagance with laws of modesty? What about Jewish laws about treating animals humanely?
The first time I really got to know gentiles, I had my guard up. But they embraced me in a way my own community had never done.
When I bought jeans recently, I redefined what ‘tzniut’ means to me as an Orthodox woman