We cannot shield our children from hard work and eventual disappointments. The same goes for parenting.
My kids could tell you more but these are the primary issues I confront on a daily basis.
The best way to make a better world is to praise kids for what really counts: being good.
Based on my experience in the ER, parents have gone from being supportive to being subtly abusive. Why?
It’s Purim time, is everyone happy? If not, try these tools with your kids.
Make your kids feel appreciated and valued at home.
Does accepting our kids choices imply approval?
No race has the monopoly on success. But here’s the most important key to raising successful kids.
Embracing the mission to nurture the inherent potential of our children.
How to instill confidence in children that they can handle life’s challenges and disappointments.
How to take charge and stop losing this battle.
Working on your marriage may be the most important thing you’ll do to ensure your children’s emotional health.
How parents can teach their kids to curb their drive to acquire and appreciate what they have.
How to stop struggling with your kids and win their cooperation.
It was no longer cute. My baby’s obsession with the computer was becoming harmful.
Cultivating trust in God.
How including my children in Shabbat preparations changed our relationship.
Teaching our kids patience, anticipation, and humility in today’s hassle-free world.
The 5 most important nonverbal elements in getting your kids to listen.
And it’s your responsibility to do it.
How to build an atmosphere of respect in your home.
With a little forethought, lots of empathy and a good babysitter, they can be prevented.
Avoid the lectures. A gesture or one word is often the best way to communicate with kids.
Teach your kids how to protect themselves from predators. 3 short videos.
Divorced fathers need to remember that their children need them.
How to instill empathy and sensitivity in an age of narcissism and entitlement.
My father taught me the joy of singing in the wake of adversity.
Helping your teens navigate the exciting and potentially scary world of social media.
Realistic expectations are the key to handling frustration.
When someone else’s child is doing something dangerous, should you get involved?
Teaching children to prevail over tragedies like Sandy Hook and Hurricane Sandy.
Talking to your kids about the Connecticut school shooting.
Advice to Nick Crews, the disgruntled father who publically blasted his kids for their failures.
Ideas to light up your celebration during the eight nights of Hanukkah.