About

Welcome to Abba on Fridays, a parenting website written by me – Eric Maurer.  I am a proud husband, father of an infant son and Jewish professional living in West Hartford, CT.

No, this is not an ABBA fan group.  There will be no Dancing Queen.  Abba means father in Hebrew and this site aims to be a mashup of all things dad and Jewish related. While geared towards dads, this site is a parenting website first and foremost.  All are welcome.

While this blog will be personal, I hope that by sharing my successes and frustrations of be(com)ing a Jewish father (FINISH THIS)

How I became a Jewish Dad blogger… 

When my wife first got pregnant I  

A note on names: My son is not actually named Ben.  That is a fake internet name.