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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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Shema Israel!

Fifteen months ago my son, Yeshaiah, was born and the first words he heard outside the womb were from my husband; those words were “Shema Israel, Hashem Eloheinu, Hashem Echad!”  We knew that above anything, we wanted our son to … Continue reading

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