September, 2014

My junior stress relived — through my kids

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie remembers what is was like to be locked out in sixth grade. Comments (2).

August, 2014

Back to school doesn’t have to mean back to screaming

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie figures there’s got to be a better way to transition from play time to school time. Comment.

Steph takes the road less travelled

Fearless Parenting: This week, our columnists looks for herself with just her pooch by her side. Comment.

July, 2014

War, peace, and tweens

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie dicusses the Middle East with her kids. Comment.

Steph gets wild — with a guide, of course

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie decides she’d rather live in the great outdoors than eat at Burger King. Comment.

Sometimes it’s fine to be fine

Fearless Parenting: In this week’s Fearless Parenting column, Stephanie’s fear is a fixture, and maybe something she shouldn’t instill in her kids. Comment.

June, 2014

Positively, Steph will remain positive

Fearless Parenting: This week, our fearless mom says she sometimes needs an antidote to all of here negativity. Comments (5).

Reader’s rebuke drives home a point

Fearless Parenting: Look, in the end, Stephanie is happy with what she is doing — even if she doesn’t show it all the time. Comments (4).

May, 2014

Are my kids living up to their potential?

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie wonders if she needs to push her kids more, of if they’ll figure it all out on their own. Comments (1).

Work stoppage looms for Fearless family

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie considers going on strike. Comments (3).

April, 2014

Boy’s entrance to teen-hood most anxiety-producing moment, bar none

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie’s boy’s 13th birrthday comes and goes without a bar mitzvah, causing her to wonder whether meat pie and paintball can fill the void created when she gave up on religion. Comments (5).

Siri-ously. My kid is conversing with a computer

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie figures she may be able to use technology to answer the tough questions. Comments (1).

March, 2014

Coming to terms with the terms of mom-hood

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie figures out that the older her boys get, the more she’ll have to give ground. Comments (3).

Today’s women can’t have it all. Or can they?

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie looks back on her choice to stay home, keep the house clean, and raise the kids. Comments (2).

February, 2014

Our vacation to New York City — and Brooklyn, too!

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie discovers that there is more to her hometown than Prospect Park — and learns that even when you get lost, you can have a great time. Comments (3).

Lost boy: A lesson learned

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie recalls a time when she went to watch her son’s baseball game — and he wasn’t there. Comments (6).

January, 2014

Steph’s mission: Inner peace

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie travels to the Catskills by herself, to learn something about herself. Comments (4).

Lessons learned

Fearless Parenting: Here’s what Stephanie was taught by Mahadev Chaitanya during here weekend seeking inner peace in the Catskills. Comment.

Steph leads her kids to water

Fearless Parenting: This week, Stephanie figures there something to be said for taking the reigns. Comments (2).

Ten things Steph wants to work on

Fearless Parenting: This week, the headline says it all. Comments (3).

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