Parents make their own rituals to welcome baby

"But a traditional church baptism didn't feel right for the Goldman family, who live in Staten Island, N.Y. Kim was raised Catholic, and Rob is Jewish. While they follow traditions of both religions, neither regularly attend church or synagogue..." Read more.

Bless Without Stress

"When my husband - an accidental Catholic who only attends mass on Christmas day - became a dad, he wanted to carry on his family's tradition of having babies christened..." Pregnancy - April 2008 issue.

The December Dilemma is Not Just for Parents

"'They have a Christmas tree in their house!' Sol's voice boomed over the telephone. He was obviously upset. The previous year I'd had the joy of performing his daughter's wedding ceremony..." Dovetail Institute - Winter 2007 issue.