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Cranky Complaints-Lady Buys BOOKS! (or tries to)

What we’re doing for school this summer.
So did I mention we’re homeschooling again?At least for the summer.  Does that make me the kind of …

The thing I didn’t expect (the thing you’re hiding).
NOTE: One year after my brother Eli's death in 2014, I published a book about the intertwining …

Why you need to join my mailing list and take over the world (a manifesto).
Don’t cringe.  I know the phrase “mailing list” sounds so 1998, but this post is my appeal to you t…

New kids’ siddurs from Koren give Artscroll a run for its money.
If there’s one thing that causes hand-wringing and hair-pulling in the Torah homeschooling world, i…

“Water, water”: Insanity and Torah Thought (for the shloshim of my brother Eli)
NOTE: One year after my brother Eli's death in 2014, I published a book about the intertwinin…

Come meet the king of creepy Jewish kids’ books.
Creepy.Sorry, but that’s what comes to my mind when I think of Eric Kimmel.  Creepy, as in the very…