A Mother’s Dilemma // Being Honest With Our Children

Dear Ami Magazine:I have a dilemma involving chinuch, and I was wondering if you could present it to the public or deal with it...

The Humble Roots of Levi’s Jeans // How Levi Strauss built...

Levi Strauss, the man behind the world-renowned jeans empire, was a 25-year-old bachelor from an observant family in Europe when he arrived in San...

Why Am I the Only One Paying with Cash? //...

I’m fourth in line at the pizza shop. The woman at the front of the line swipes her Chase Freedom. The man behind her...

Marshmallow Surprise Cookies

I have no idea where my family picked up this recipe, but it is one of those oldies but goodies. A dense, almost brownie-like...

Why were my hands tingling? // A medical mystery

I never thought I’d say, “Thank you, Hashem, for making my hands tingle.” Now, I say it with real joy. “Thank you, because the...

Taking the FBI to Task after Twenty Years // They knew...

Twenty years after the crime, the first few cracks are appearing in the classified cover-up of Saudi involvement in the 9/11 attacks. I predict...

Biases, Biases Everywhere // No news is fair news

Picturing Russian political prisoner Alexei Navalny forced to sit before a screen to watch state propaganda, as he recently recounted to The New York...

Between the Glorıous Past Magnificent Present // A memorable visit with...

Kiryas Tosh, with its quaint streets and neat homes, is nestled in Boisbriand, Quebec, 20 miles north of Montreal. After its establishment by the...

Slow Cooked Pulled Chicken Sandwiches

Who doesn’t love a crockpot dinner? Especially when it tastes this good! For some reason, pulled chicken doesn’t get the spotlight it deserves. Not...

By the Rivers Of Babylon // Lipa Schmeltzer and Ami’s...

It’s a little after 1:00 a.m. and I’m in Baghdad, riding in the car from the airport to my hotel. Sitting to my left...