parenting

Talking to Our Children

I admit to being so disturbed by an article in the Wall Street Journal entitled, “How to Talk to Your Children About the Protests,” (June 8, 2020) that I put the piece away for a day before finishing it. While I don’t disagree with all the advice per se (though I did disagree with quite...

This content is for Admin and Subscriber members only.
Login Join Now

Talking to Our Children Read More »

Stitch by Stitch

Quilting is not in my blood. I possess no antique quilts handed down through the generations nor do I have fond memories of my mother and aunts socializing as they pieced together a quilt top. Nonetheless, I have been hanging out in the fabric store, reading quilting magazines and dreaming about quilt patterns. My interest...

This content is for Admin and Subscriber members only.
Login Join Now

Stitch by Stitch Read More »

How Far Does Faith Go?

I was raised as a preacher’s daughter with strict Christian values and believing in faith and that God answers prayer. I raised my daughter the same way.  I just wasn’t as strict as my father.  My daughter wants to start her own Ice Cream/Bakery business. She has prepared her business plan and she even took...

This content is for Admin and Subscriber members only.
Login Join Now

How Far Does Faith Go? Read More »

Memories or Remembrances

Fine restaurants pay as much attention to the way the food looks on the plate as they do to how it tastes. When you’re charging a lot for a meal, every aspect matters. At home, while I don’t glop food onto a plate in an unsightly mess, neither do I spend time creating radish spirals...

This content is for Admin and Subscriber members only.
Login Join Now

Memories or Remembrances Read More »

Am I Destined to Be a Domestic Drudge?

Dear Rabbi Daniel and Susan, I’ve been married for 9  years to a pretty great guy.   We have two boys and a girl, also a dog.  I have a full time job and I also take care of most of the inside-the-house chores and organize all the activities for the kids and family.  My husband and...

This content is for Admin and Subscriber members only.
Login Join Now

Am I Destined to Be a Domestic Drudge? Read More »

What Is This Page?

On my husband’s live chat podcast a while back, one listener asked for homeschool resources. My husband suggested that he ask me by writing in an Ask the Rabbi question on the topic, which he (and others) did. Rather than list resources in an Ask the Rabbi answer, I thought I might try something different....

This content is for Admin and Subscriber members only.
Login Join Now

What Is This Page? Read More »

Should I stop my child playing?

Question: Dear Rabbi Daniel & Susan Lapin, I am a Christian woman who is enjoying the journey of learning our Jewish roots. I recently ordered your library collection and I am quite enraptured in the wisdom that is shared. You are absolutely right when you say, ‘You need a rabbi!’  I have a question regarding...

This content is for Admin and Subscriber members only.
Login Join Now

Should I stop my child playing? Read More »

Shopping Cart