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Nomi Burstein
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In today's The Brookline Parent column, +Michael A. Burstein  discusses Muffin's night terrors and the impact it has been having on us all.
Trying to soothe an unsoothable child It’s happened before, although it’s becoming less and less frequent. What terrifies me is that I know it will happen again. It’s the middle of the night, often...
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In the new The Brookline Parent column, +Michael A. Burstein  discusses the funny things that Muffin and Squeaker say.
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In this week's "The Brookline Parent" column, +Michael A. Burstein discusses the ways in which Muffin and Squeaker remain irrational.
Still waiting for the magic switch to flip As Squeaker and Muffin get older, one of the things I’ve been looking forward to is their becoming more rational beings. As I used to say to Nomi, babies ...
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In this week's The Brookline Parent column, +Michael A. Burstein  writes about the journey that got us here as Muffin and Squeaker get ready to start Kindergarten.
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In the new The Brookline Parent column, +Michael A. Burstein  takes on the subject of Muffin and Squeaker's obsession with music from "Frozen."
When I find myself enjoying quiet Both my children come to me Singing songs from Frozen, “Let It Go” No matter day or darkness They are singing right in front of me Singing songs from Frozen, “Let ...
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In this week’s The Brookline Parent, +Michael A. Burstein  discusses the Supreme Court case that started in Massachusetts and on which the Court ruled 9-0 was unconstitutional. The incident that prompted the law that was the subject of the lawsuit was not just local; it happened here in Brookline, and Michael was nearby when it happened.
Contemplating local issues gone national Here at The Brookline Parent we try not to get too political. Most of the columns we write tend to be about our personal experiences, and we only occasional...
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In this week's The Brookline Parent, I write about how +Michael A. Burstein and I try to find some downtime with the girls in our busy lives.
Carving Out the Moments that Matter As I write this, we have mostly finished dinner and are waiting for Squeaker to be done eating so that we can start the bedtime process. But that leaves me about...
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New holiday-themed The Brookline Parent column up! Read about how Muffin and Squeaker celebrate Sukkot! +Michael A. Burstein 
Sharing the Joy of the Holiday with the Younger Set The fall Jewish holidays are upon us. I wrote about preparing to celebrate these holidays with the girls when they were two years old, but as the...
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In this week's "The Brookline Parent" column, I talk about the changes we've had to make to accommodate our new schedule.
Adjusting Everyone’s Body Clocks to Accommodate New Schedules Since they were old enough to have an opinion on the subject, Muffin and Squeaker have been very vocal about their bedtime. “We’re not ...
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In this week’s The Brookline Parent, +Michael A. Burstein  and I take Muffin and Squeaker to Boston Comic Con, where they have many adventures and meet some interesting people.
Squeaker and Muffin Take on the Hulk and My Little Pony Michael has been a comic book fan since 1974, and while my interest in comics is not as long or as deep as his, I have always enjoyed superhe...
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In this week’s column, the girls have a fifth birthday party with minimal time for preparation. Everyone has a great time and gets balloon sculptures and face paintings.
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Lots of Planning Turns Into Two Hours of Fun On July 13th, we celebrated Muffin and Squeaker’s fifth birthday by throwing them a party in a local park. We’ve done park parties every year since they...
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So… how’s your week going? Mine’s been…interesting. Want to know how interesting, and how Muffin and Squeaker reacted? Read the new The Brookline Parent column.

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Health Issues Affect the Whole Family As I write this column, I am lying in my bed with my feet up. Such an indulgence on a work day, I hear you cry. But, really, it's not. You see, I've contracted...
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Technical Writer and Freelance Editor
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Burlington, MA - Jerusalem, Israel - Kibbutz Ma'alei Gilboa, Israel - Boston, MA - Brookline, MA
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Technical writer, word geek, twin mom to Muffin and Squeaker, writer, editor, proprietor of AskNomi.
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  • Boston University
  • Maimonides School
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