parenting

How to Not Strangle the Bar Mitzvah Boy

Working with preteens is challenging, but living with them all the more so!

Advice to the Parents of this Year’s Graduates

As our children graduate, parents need to consider what is next.

Patience: One of the Great Gifts of Motherhood

Being a mother changed one of my core character strengths.

Opening Up A Dor L’Dor

One of the best parts of being a parent for me has been seeing who my kids have become. They ...

Celebrating Black History Month With My Jewish Baby

I want my little Jewish baby to celebrate Black History Month. As a parent, I think of appropriately acknowledging this ...

When Blessings Bring Pain

When I saw the little blue line on the pregnancy test, I felt like I was walking on air. A ...

One Moment At A Time

I am looking outside my window at the orange leaves, and low sun, at too early a time in the ...

#NotMySon – Raising A Jewish Feminist In An Era Of Blatant Misogyny

Last night I was still receiving emails congratulating me and JOFA on being chosen as one of the Forward 50 ...

Voting L’Dor v’Dor

It’s Election Day. I voted early, and thank goodness, because it seems voting today may well be a story of ...

Birthday Wishes

Happy birthday world Hayom Harat Olam Congratulations On making it another year, On faking it another year Like they earned ...