Crafting for Jews with Hershey’s

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On Purim, Jews celebrate Persians trying (but not succeeding) to kill us, on Channukah, we commemorate how the Greeks tried (and failed) to kill us, and on Passover, we celebrate escaping being killed by the Egyptians. All this, Shalom Auslander points out in his novel, Foreskin's Lament. And all Continue Reading

KidzVuz FashionTweenStas Event

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The Sunday before Thanksgiving, KidzVuz hosted our fifth event -- but by far our biggest one!  It was FashionTweenStas: Get your Girl On.  100 tween girls (yes, I am insane!) and their moms (less insane) in NYC  for a fashionable, fabulous, and fun day filled with all kind of great stuff for the Continue Reading

My Top Five Holiday Pet Peeves

The Holidays are upon us.  Which means it's time for endless good cheer, open minds, generous hearts and the spirit of...oh, who am I kidding? The Holidays are when the cynical New Yorker in me grumbles about the hoards of tourists, when the Jew in me feels distinctly left out, and when the only Continue Reading