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St. Louis Jewish Light

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St. Louis Jewish Light

No-stress resolution: Be better in ’23 at something you’re already good at

No-stress resolution: Be better in ’23 at something you’re already good at

Amy Fenster Brown, Special For The Jewish LightPublished January 11, 2023

Happy New Year! Because this is my first column of 2023, I probably should be saying something motivational about starting fresh or taking advantage of the clean slate of a new year or making positive changes and resolutions.  It seems like there is...

Eight thoughts, one for each night of Hanukkah

Eight thoughts, one for each night of Hanukkah

By Amy Fenster Brown, Special For The Jewish LightPublished December 18, 2022

Happy Hanukkah! The candles are lit, the wax is dripping, the latkes are sizzling, and the house will smell like it for a week. Let’s celebrate the miracle of Hanukkah with eight random thoughts, one for each night, from my brain to yours. I don’t...

Molly Yeh and Amy Fenster Brown

Doing good and having fun doing it

Published December 11, 2022

Editor’s note: Amy Fenster Brown was part of the Light’s 2015 Class of Unsung Heroes because of her outstanding volunteer contributions. Here, she writes about what she knows, though she isn’t one to tout her many achievements. It’s our favorite...

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