Happy Holidays!!

See you in the New Year!

Passover as a Reformed Jew

I joke a lot about my Jewish heritage. I like to tell people that I am Jew-“ish” [insert air quotes here]. What I really mean by this is that I am a reformed Jew. I did not make my bat-mitzvah (although I had the option to do it.) I did not go to temple growing […]

Merry Christmas & Happy Hanukkah

Dave, Sadie and I hope you all have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy Hanukkah! HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

More Fun with Apple the Elf (on the Shelf!)

We introduced Elf on the Shelf to our household about two years ago and this year is probably the most fun we’ve had with it because Sadie is SO into it. I swear four is the perfect age for stuff like this. She wakes up every morning immediately telling Dave and I that we have […]

Holidays with Apple the Elf (on the Shelf!)

We introduced Elf on the Shelf to our household about two years ago and this year is probably the most fun we’ve had with it because Sadie is SO into it. I swear four is the perfect age for stuff like this. She wakes up every morning immediately telling Dave and I that we have […]

Hanukkah Books for Little Kids

One of our holiday traditions that we’ve been doing with our little family for a few years now is that on Christmas Eve, Sadie gets a new holiday themed book along with new Christmas pajamas and usually a treat like popcorn and a movie or something similar. Since we are a multi-denominational family I’ve been trying […]