Monthly Archives: June 2011

Teaching Children Mitzvot

The children of Beit Shalom have been learning some Hebrew words that define various mitzvot and we encourage others to learn these words too! It’s a great way for adults in your community to teach and/or reinforce good character in … Continue reading

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Simple Sayings to Make Parenting Easier

I find myself often saying short phrases to remind my 2 year old of our expectations. Dr. William Sears suggests using short, rhyming phrases to remind children of family expectations and to avoid lecturing. Redirecting my 2 year old with … Continue reading

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What’s the difference between Torah parenting and helicopter parenting?

Torah parenting is making your children your number one priority in order to teach them HaShem’s ways at every opportunity and guard them from being taught the ways of the world at all costs. Talmud says we should not allow … Continue reading

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