Adoption is a journey of faith.
Helping your preschoolers cope with nocturnal fears.
Practical dos and don'ts to navigate the often stressful social scene.
Statistics show that 8 out of 10 people who committed suicide gave some warning before taking their lives.
An inspiring, practical list from a relationships expert.
It isn't for everyone, but homeschooling our son is giving him a strong Jewish education that fits his unique needs.
Planting and pruning: the two essential modes in parenting.
In about 10 hours you will be a married man and Mommy and I will be doing the whimpering thing.
I assumed that if I got in early, our daughter would be in full literary swing by the time she reached nursery school. Was I ever wrong.
What parents should do -- and not do -- to meet the challenge.
Maybe you're not such a bad parent (spouse/friend/person) after all.
Disagreements, clashes, struggles are an inevitable part of growing up. Whether they result in animosity or deepened relationships is in our hands.
You never know when something as simple as a kid who won't eat his vegetables will bring you to one of life's little epiphanies.
A guide for knowing when it's time to get help.
It's hard finding quiet time alone with your child. A stomach ache may be just what the doctor ordered.
A surprising encounter got me thinking: what am I teaching my children about money?
A parents' survival guide to the terrible teens.
More than any technique, your child needs your time, your concern and your caring.
Give up the illusion: we can't fight our children's battles, nor should we.
Homework doesn't have to be a major source of struggle between parents and children.
Getting ready to go back to school and getting ready for the High Holidays have a lot in common.
Why do we desire whatever belongs to someone else?
In my attempts to teach my three-year-old some self-control, I lost mine.
Honor is found in the boardroom, the locker-room, the courtroom, and even the star's dressing room, but not in my kids' playroom.
I'm my own version of superwoman. I do it all, but I don't clean the bathroom, and I'm okay with that.
As rough as those teenage years are, nothing quite prepares us for the major event that occurs when they finish high school: leaving home.
How I learned to enjoy summer and the kids without tearing my hair out.
The biggest gift our family has ever received is the absence of presents.
How do we educate our children to feel the pain of the Jewish People without overwhelming them?
After an international adoption process that dragged on for nearly two years, the day Micah finally came home was one of the happiest our family has known.
How to really listen to your teen who has somehow managed to reduce her vocabulary to "whatever" and some eye rolling.
Why teenagers aren't talking to parents and what you can do about it.
Parents of children with learning disabilities have their own unique challenges. Start by accepting your children for who they are and focusing on their very real strengths.
Expectations for a child with Down Syndrome.
How my 5-year-old daughter taught me the true meaning of giving.
Coming home after a long day is fraught with expectations and surprises. Some tips for damage control.
My middle son has a couple of hard acts to follow. He's doing it his own special way.
If we want to raise ethical children, we have no choice but to work on developing our character.