Jewish wisdom is silent on whether or not you should use the Ferber method because, contrary to popular belief, it is not a moral issue.
Love is the only real power a parent has.
Go ahead and take her out for dinner, but make sure your display of gratitude isn't just a once-a-year occasion.
My daughter wants the fancy ring, the elaborate gown, and all the bells and whistles that I could not care less about. But this is her wedding, not mine.
In a world dominated by distractions galore, Passover affords parents an opportunity to connect with their kids in a most meaningful and magical way.
Symptoms, causes and what can be done about them.
Proven strategies that reduce the need for discipline.
Effective strategies on how to get your child to do better in school.
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.
How parents can prevent their children from smoking.
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.
ADHD has taught my daughter that nothing comes without working very hard and that you don't take good friends for granted.