5/15/2018 Top Pick
Erica Streit-Kaplan is associate director of Parenting Through a Jewish Lens. You can reach her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2/22/2018 Top Pick
It’s hard to “zoom out” and take a moment to think about what we’re really doing. The days are long (potty training, anyone?) but the years are short.
How can we show our children that Shabbat is fun, even if it means they will need to leave soccer practice early or miss movie night at school?
6/9/2017 Top Pick
I probably forgot words to a few prayers and switched the order of events, but we were present, with our family, together.
4/26/2017 Top Pick
Both in the class and at home, Parenting Your Tween Through a Jewish Lens was a thought-provoking and fun opportunity to think about our family’s culture in new ways.
This busy mom of three shares a small moment of gratitude & calm, thanks to Parenting Through a Jewish Lens.
1/26/2017 Top Pick
11/7/2016 Top Pick
With Hillary Clinton on the ballot, this year is different, and I wanted to remember it and share it with my daughters.
What is it with Jewish holidays and food? We each have our seasonal favorites. This week, I am preparing dairy foods for Shavuot!
I think we can safely say that, as parents, we love our children. And I think we can say with equal surety that we don’t always like them. I...
It was a dark and rainy night, the type of evening that makes you yearn for snuggly blankets and hot chocolate by a fireplace. Yet here I was, avoiding...
Several years ago I attended a workshop called “Making Shabbat Special” at the JCC with Rabbi Julie Zupan, a warm and thoughtful rabbi who is now an instructor for Parenting Through a...
Rosh Hashanah is the head of the year: thus, we are now in what a friend of mine calls Tush Hashanah. It is a time for looking both forward and back,...