All the Jewish parenting news you probably didn’t have time to read this week.
– You’ve heard of a nanny cam, but a mommy cam? For a fee, one Los Angeles therapist will record and analyze, frame by frame, your interactions with your children. (The Los Angeles Times)
– Go the f**k to sleep, mom! More mothers are apparently leaning on sleep aids. (The New York Times)
– Mississippi’s electorate voted down the so-called “personhood amendment,” which would have defined a fertilized egg as a person. Buoyed by anti-abortion activists, the measure would have effectively criminalized abortion, and could also have outlawed some forms of birth control and placed new restrictions on reproductive medicine. (The Washington Post)
– European Jewish leaders are moving to prevent anti-circumcision initiatives from becoming law. (Ynet)
– It’s 11/11/11 — and it’s a big day for C-sections in Seoul. (Reuters)
– Time to say “dayenu“? Over at Babble, Stephanie Wilder Taylor has an open letter from “19 Kids and Counting” star Michelle Duggar’s uterus. (Babble)
– And before you give your newborn a name like “Trendy,” we suggest you consult Kveller’s Jewish Baby Name Finder. (Yahoo! via Babble)