Koby Mandell wrote this article on parenting the year before he was brutally murdered by terrorists.
You can't. Here's what you can do instead.
Like a thief, resentment crept in. I didn’t like sharing my husband, his attention, his time, or his money.
Stressful times produce stressful kids. How can we empower our children as we empower ourselves?
When faced with zero educational options for her autistic son, one mother created her own.
A child's ability to delay gratification is a key indicator for future success.
Three reasons why the most important ingredient in successful parenting is a successful marriage.
Five principles of healthy, esteem-building praise.
Like the embryo itself, we wanted to keep the news wrapped up and protected.
Seven important lessons failure teaches our children.
A Jewish response to Amy Chua's extreme parenting.
A 16-year-old girl, trapped in a prison without walls.
The first time I gave my son medication, I felt like I was poisoning him.
Parents don’t want to hear about our struggles because they're hiding from the truth themselves.
Why should a perfectly competent adult suddenly revert to the fetal position in the presence of her parents?
Practical ways to create warm memories and maximize this special time.
Will your children be able to transmit the story of our people?
My brother can't forgive our father. Doesn't he know that we all disappoint those we love?
Am I being kind or just doing what I’m supposed to be doing for my family?
Connecting with spouses and children in a world gone texting.
Kindling our children's’ Judaism, one book at a time.
Sometimes the greatest parenting lessons come from our children.
How do I deal with my mother constantly being on my case?
Highly recommended books that explore the value of friendship.
J.D. Salinger captured adolescence's anxiety, defiance and desperation for identity and love.
Sometimes what's not being said speaks the loudest.
Despite being raised in emotionally deprived homes, my husband and I forged a nurturing bond that sustains our family.
Teaching our children the true meaning of “victory.”
Teaching our children that cruelty and unkindness will not be tolerated.
When it comes to instilling values, it's the little things that count.
Rethinking the limits we set for our children and ourselves.