Tag Archives: Holiday

#Northpole Holiday Fun in New York City

By Estelle Erasmus My daughter was asking me at the beginning of last week, "mommy when do the holidays start?" She got her answer when we took a little trek into New York City to see the Tree and view the wonderful products, displays and interactive stations for Northpole, a new line of toys, gifts and party items from Hallmark at the store's Rockefeller Center location at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, Concourse Level. Continue Reading ››

Kids-Only Holiday Gift Guide and Giveaway

Light Up Links
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
Lighting the Hanukkah menorah
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 ››