A mother who wants her infant to hear the shofar during services worries what to do if the baby screams — should she leave even though she has an obligation to hear the shofar so as not to disrupt anyone else's experience?
After Miriam's 16-month-old son fractures his leg, she faces annoying stares and comments from strangers everywhere they go. So she's come up with some suggestions for anyone who happens to encounter someone with an injury.
Ask Miriam Steinberg-Egeth, a local mom and involved member of Philadelphia's Jewish community. Wondering what's an appropriate gift for a Bar Mitzvah? How to deal with an annoying friend/parent/relative? How to find your soulmate? From dating to parenting, Miriam welcomes any and all questions. Email yours to email@example.com and put "Advice Well question" in the subject line. More from this author