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

REVIEW & EXCERPT: There’s a Shark in the Mikvah! A mitzvah book with BITE?
If I say “mikveh book,” do you groan inside?  Do you think of a book that might be Important to rea…

It’s Kislev – is your pocket full of heart?
Want to see something cool?Both of my kids’ schools are making a huge deal out of something I’ve li…

My mother’s favourite* joke
My mother has a joke.  Maybe you’ve heard it before?So a guy goes to the doctor.  Says, “Doctor, it…

9 things you’ve got to stop saying about mental illness… and 4 questions to ask yourself instead.
NOTE: One year after my brother Eli's death in 2014, I published a book about the intertwining …

The family tree of grief – a quote
Have you lost somebody you loved?Of course you have.  I know from all the people who spoke to me an…

MamaLand Review: Elisha Davidson, the kosher Harry Potter –?
Are you ready for a wild ride?  I hope so, because writer M. R. (Rhonda) Attar has just released th…

Enter to win: “Chanukah Monsters” Chanukah Disaster giveaway!
Chanukah’s coming… What could go wrong???Well, Murphy’s Law of Holidays says anything that CAN go w…

Why I wrote a Jewish book about Christmas.
I’ve spent years creating picture books, stories and curriculum materials on every possible Jewish …