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Kids-Only Holiday Gift Guide and Giveaway

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Her Light Up Links (see below for giveaway) glow in the dark!
By Estelle Sobel Erasmus

Disclosure:  I received some of the toys and items here for review; others I bought myself. The opinions here, as always are my own. 

The Elf on the Shelf has been taken out of his hiding place … Continue Reading ››

Celebrating Hanukkah and Christmas Our Way

  By Estelle Sobel Erasmus
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Lighting the (Electric) Menorah
Each December, I tingle in anticipation of the upcoming holiday season. I savor it all…the songs, the sentiment, the TV specials, the homey smells of cinnamon, apple cider, and cookies, and the spirit of tzedakah. I’m Jewish, born and raised in New York, married to a South African … Continue Reading ››

Toys Are US: The Gifts You’ve Got to Get

  By Estelle Sobel Erasmus My daughter loves playing with toys. That's why when she recently had an opportunity to trial play with some of the hottest toys of the season at the Big Toy Book's Biggest Day of Holiday play blogger event (#TBTBHoliday), we hightailed it to the city on a Saturday morning to find out what the buzz was all about. Here are some of her favorites from the day and … Continue Reading ››