Grammar is important, but don't be a snob
This week Susan Reuben reflects on the difference between being a grammar snob, and just a snob
Making Chanukah meaningful
Thursday, December 7, 2017
My son's going to be barmitzvah...but what does it mean?
Friday, December 1, 2017
A Jewish-Asian love affair
'Art has given me everything'
Getting married in Israel
Welcome to my treif-eating tank
Zelda Leon's house is kosher. But what about the car?
Thursday, November 30, 2017
What was it like, growing up as the son of two huge stars, Joan Collins and Anthony Newley? Michelle Doughty met artist Alexander Newley to find out
From the cancer ward to a wedding dance
The best-selling novelist Sue Margolis was diagnosed with cancer in January. She wrote this last summer, just before her son’s wedding. Sue died this month
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Why don’t shop assistants speak my language?
Susan Reuben on the pitfalls of shopping
Friday, November 17, 2017
My wife’s last tribute
Sir Anthony Seldon remembers his wife and father law, Maurice Pappworth
Thursday, November 16, 2017
The chutzpah of the faux Yiddish
Zelda Leon's quest to join the tribe
Seeking ghosts in Barbados
Harriet Green found some surprises when she traced her family's history in the Caribbean
Monday, November 6, 2017
You can never have too many books, can you?
My perspective is that so long as it’s still possible to walk around the house, all is well. My husband disagrees, quite fundamentally
Thursday, November 2, 2017
20 tips for calmer, easier, happier screen time
Noel Janis-Norton has some tips for parents who struggle to prise their children away from the internet
Thursday, October 26, 2017
I gave up the Internet. This is what I learned...
The average person checks their phone 200 times a day - the Feldmans are about to go for 25 hours without checking once. Below, dad Mitchell tells us his story...
Monday, October 23, 2017
Beeri or Puah? The choice of a mum’s lifetime
Baby names - especially biblical ones - fascinate Susan Reuben
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Celebrating the special bridegrooms
Two of the oldest chatanim to be honoured this year are Philip Sonenfeld, 90 and Moshe Nurtman, 93, who both live at Jewish Care’s Clore Manor in Hendon.
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
New life after a brutal murder
When terrorists killed her adored father, Meytal Ofer was determined that his legacy should be positive.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
I don't really want an actual succah
Every year Susan Reuben asks her husband to build a succah. Will he ever agree?
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Visiting my mother's grave
'It is a space carved out just for us; mother and daughter; a relationship that moved from the physical to the spiritual two years ago and yet one I still cherish and find incredibly cathartic.'
Thursday, September 28, 2017
What does it take to be a foster family?
Local authorities have warned of a severe shortage of Jewish homes for foster children. Rosa Doherty met two families who have opened their hearts and homes.
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