MY LIFE – Hamantaschen cookies for Shana

My older granddaughter Shana was born on March 21, a date that in my mind has always been associated with the first day of spring. That reference underwent a slight change the year following Shana’s... more

FILM UNFILTERED – Nothing special about ‘Wonder Park’

HH These days, animated features have to appeal broadly to both kids and adults. As any parent knows, having seen enough of these films, that sometimes they are so inane and ridiculous that you have... more

TRADITIONAL PARENTING – Attachment parenting promotes narcissism

“So, what do you think of attachment parenting?” My inquisitor was a 30-something mom. I sensed she was testing me, trying to determine whether I was worth her time. “Not much,” I said. “I don’t see... more