Evelyn (Orenstein) Cohen met her bashertin 2004, a half-hour from her Massachusetts hometown, and hasn't looked back. She currently works part-time for a Jewish nonprofit in Connecticut, while assuming her full-time role of mother of two. Hobbies include trips to the bathroom alone and attempting to carve out the elusive "me time." She is still trying.
A few years ago, my best friend of nearly two decades dumped me. All the articles I’ve read on friendship claim that friends of many years are “friends for life.” But then again, our friendship…was never typical. We met during a critical time in ninth grade when I was awkward and inquisitive. I was thrown into high school without the tools I really needed to succeed. I was a great student and musically talented, but all the new kids were overwhelming. I felt lost. The first few weeks of… >> Read More