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A merchant’s clever daughter and the moneylender

A MERCHANT’S CLEVER DAUGHTER AND THE MONEYLENDER Many hundreds of years ago in a small town, a merchant had the…

Daddy Promised Me a Dental Brace If I Could Pass My Examination: Another Lesson From Inside My Consulting Room

DADDY PROMISED ME A DENTAL BRACE IF I COULD PASS MY EXAMINATION: ANOTHER LESSON FROM INSIDE MY CONSULTING ROOM Dr.…

Big Little Liars

BIG LITTLE LIARS Jessica Grose ‘My 6-year-old told his acting teacher his parents were dead and he’s home-schooled.’ A lot…

Even Without a Home, We Always Had a Family Meal

EVEN WITHOUT A HOME, WE ALWAYS HAD A FAMILY MEAL Misha Collins Actor Misha Collins remembers a nomadic childhood grounded…

How To Deal With Your Kid’s Annoying Habits

HOW TO DEAL WITH YOUR KID’S ANNOYING HABITS Jacob Towery You might want to nag or scold, but positive reinforcement…

I’ve Never Given Birth – But I’ve Done My Share of ‘Parenting’

I’VE NEVER GIVEN BIRTH – BUT I’VE DONE MY SHARE OF ‘PARENTING’ Angely Mercado In communities like the one I…

Discipline vs. Punishment

DISCIPLINE VS. PUNISHMENT Richard Innes 1956, London, England, UK — Seretse Khama, later the first President of Botswana when it…

Do your children feel led or pushed?

DO YOUR CHILDREN FEEL LED OR PUSHED? Do your children feel led or pushed? Or asked another way, are you…

To Counter Loneliness, Find Ways to Connect

TO COUNTER LONELINESS, FIND WAYS TO CONNECT Jane E. Brody A four-minute film produced for the UnLonely Film Festival and Conference…

How Parents Can Stay Close to Grown-Up Children

HOW PARENTS CAN STAY CLOSE TO GROWN-UP CHILDREN Julie Halpert Gayle Rosen and Andy Sugerman with their sons, from left,…