Category: Kids

Respecting a parent’s choice – Raphael Elisha Cohen

Guest post by Randy Barnes By now many across the Jewish world are acquainted with the tragic saga of Raphael Elisha Cohen, the six year old boy in Houston, TX battling medulloblastoma, a vicious form of brain cancer. What started out as a local story in the Jewish Herald Voice, Houston’s Jewish community newspaper, was…

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STAR Testing Time

It is STAR testing time again. When public schools go into full test-prep mode. Homework stops, and studying test questions take precedence over general instruction. Parents are called upon to volunteer, and bring fresh snacks for peformance improvement of some kind. Like the introduction of healthy food will make a difference in the outcome. If…

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Good For the Ladies

We’re not talking about the bird and the bees… yet. My 8 year old son asked me about facial hair. Bedtime hugs can be a scratchy business. So I was explaining how when he gets older he will have a beard like Daddy, and he will learn how to shave. I also told him he…

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Raising Kids 2007

We’re enjoying the child-rearing years. Keaton is 6, Jayden is 3. We know that every moment of health and happiness is a blessing -and we savor them all. Check out some recent pictures below, as well as the latest videos, too.   Update: All photos can be found in the new gallery section of my…

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My kids, videos…

Nothing more dangerous than a parent with an easy to use digicam and a Mac… Latest stuff includes Easter sugar-fest, laying on the couch, visting with friends, and thanking their Auntie for lemonade…

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