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Parenting Question

One of my friends asked the following question on FaceBook and I am opening it up to the rest of you. Question – how old would your child have to be for you to feel…

Heinous or Harmless – terminal illness

Lifted shamelessly from Hashkafa.com (I edited it for grammar) ___________________________ Inspired by an article in this week’s Mishpacha. So there was an article about this couple who kept secret the fact that the husband’s father…

Teens and Purim Drinking

Purim is just over two weeks away and while the kids are all busy planning costumes and mishloach manot themes, the issue of alcohol consumption must be addressed with the older ones. My two oldest…

WWYD – mealtime

My kids go to their dad for dinner one night a week. They are always complaining they never get fed food that they like and it’s always healthy stuff, sometimes vegetarian foods including tofu. (My…

WWYD?

We want to foster good traits in our kids, right? And encourage them to help around the house? And we praise them when they do, right? So when your kid volunteers to wash the dishes,…

Heinous or Harmless – Interesting Quandary

So I am cleaning up the house, getting rid of everything that I can, as we already have a furnished house in NY to move to, so the less we bring the better for everyone….

Don’t pee on my parade, a WWYD?

I wrote this originally before the wedding (3 months ago), but have slightly updated it. Sometimes I write something and am not ready to post it then, but I am ready now.   With every…