Easy Holiday Gifts for Teachers, Coaches and Everybody Else

Holiday Gifts

It’s the holidays, the season to spend time with friends, family and kids and ask the age-old question, “What do I give as a holiday gift?” I’m talking about shopping for all those people in your life who you see week in and week out […]

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The Best Classic Latke Recipe

Basic Potato Latke Recipe

Hanukkah’s in full swing over in our home, and tonight’s the night we roll up our sleeves, break out the graters and whip up a giant batch of potato latkes. After all, what’s Hanukkah without these tasty treats? […]

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Make Hanukkah Festive for 8 Nights!

Menorahs for Kids

My family celebrates Hanukkah, and as my kids are getting a little bit older, they are discovering that we live in a sparkly world of Christmas, Santa, milk and cookies, reindeer and beautifully decorated trees. This often leaves a Jewish mom thinking, “What am I to do?” […]

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Foodstirs Dreidel Cookie Kit

Chances are you’re going to be spending a lot of extra time in the kitchen this holiday season cooking up tons of treats for festive meals.  I love setting aside special time to bake and cook with the kids. It’s a great opportunity to teach them a few cooking techniques, and it’s quality (electronic free!) bonding time. This year, we

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Baby’s First Menorah

Baby's First Menorah

Your baby or toddler might not be ready to handle the candles yet, but there’s no reason they can’t join in on the fun of lighting their own menorah. Here are a few kid-friendly menorahs we’ve spotted that would make the perfect “Baby’s First Menorah.” […]

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2012 Holiday Gift Guide: Toddlers

This year, our lovely design experts let us know what their top holiday gift picks were so we could share them with you. We hope you enjoy.   Toddlers are tricky to buy for. They change interests rapidly, and they are always crossing new developmental milestones. A few sure bets? Our design experts seem to agree that pretend play and

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