Parenting on a Budget? (Advice & Insight from Rabbi Barry Kislowicz)

Guest post by Rabbi Barry Kislowicz Today I am honored to welcome a friend and outstanding educator, Rabbi Barry Kislowicz, the current head of school at Fuchs Mizrachi School. His wonderful family is moving to Israel this summer, but maybe I can … [Read more...]

Teaching Kids to Be Responsible & Do a Job Well

On Monday night, I had a mega meltdown about the state of my house. And not just the state of it -- but the fact that my children are not contributing to keeping it under control. In fact, just the opposite. As I stood in my kitchen, cleaning … [Read more...]

How to Talk to Kids About Money | FREE Online Class Thursday, February 20th

I'm so excited! It's almost here! Tomorrow, I am co-hosting a free Google hangout about How to Talk to Your Kids About Money with the amazing parent educator, Adina Soclof from ParentingSimply.com. The hangout will be on Thursday, February 20th … [Read more...]

Using Jewish Values To Raise Resilient Responsible and Independent Kids (4-Part Webinar Series)

This is a guest post written by my friend Adina of Parenting Simply. If you ever find yourself struggling with parenting (and what mom or dad among us could answer no to that?!), you will definitely want to check out Adina's site. She has incredible … [Read more...]

Assigning Positive Intent – A Parenting Lesson (Guest Post)

This is a guest post from Adina Soclof, parenting expert and owner of Parenting Simply. An important principle in Judaism is to give others the benefit of the doubt. In parenting, it is an essential tool and can be extremely positive. In Becky … [Read more...]