An 11-Year Old’s Mother’s Day Plan

This year for Mother’s Day, I asked my 11-year old son if he had any thoughts about doing something special for me on Sunday. He proudly announced yes, he and his good friend Jack had a plan! Oh, how sweet, I thought! [ Read More ]

Volunteering Mom [PODCAST]

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Pia’s son won’t eat his vegetables! Instead he’d rather eat only candy. How did this mom get her son to change his mind on the issue? [ Read More ]

The Nutcracker

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My grandmother was very special to me. She made me her first assistant when it came to making challah. It seemed like magic to me when she took a large lump of dough, kneaded it, and when it came out toasted from the oven, it was incredibly delicious. [ Read More ]

The Smoke Alarm That Never Ends

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How would you do living in a house with a never-ending smoke alarm? And what if that smoke alarm was also your pet? [ Read More ]

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