Everyone loves snacks, especially snacks that are sweet and savory and just delicious (because why should you have to choose?!).
Since your kids are going back to school soon, we rounded up some…of our favorite and most popular Israeli and Jewish snacks, as a way to make eating lunch at school that much sweeter. These are our favorites below: 1. Bamba (duh!) Bamba is a peanut butter snack that some scientists and researchers have even speculated is the reason many Israeli kids don’t have peanut allergies. 2. Bissli Bissli is crunchy and… >> Read More
It's back to school season, which means it's time to start thinking about backpacks—you know, the thing your kid uses to transport all the stuff they use everyday for school.
Let's be real, they…carry way too many books way too early. But at least if they have to, why not have something they enjoy carrying? Here are some of my favorites: 1. Floral Jansport, $23 2. Fun pattern & three set, $32 (comes in 13 colors and patterns) 3. Laptop backpack, $30 (comes in two colors) 4. Space… >> Read More
Fall is coming, and that means the ritual of looking at your kid's feet and saying, "How did they get so big?"
When it comes to buying shoes for your kids--especially when they are toddlers and…small--it can be hard to know what to do. For new walkers, runners and climbers, shoes that support their feet are important--but what does support actually mean? According to Katy Bowman, biomechanist and author of "Move Your DNA," flexible soles are the way to go. She said soft soles "allow the feet muscles to do their… >> Read More
Now that it's August, it's officially back to school season--meaning your kid is feeling an array of emotions, some of them not necessarily pretty. Our guess is there's a lot of excitement, a lot of…anxiety, a lot of moping, a lot of whining, some crying, and all the stuff in between. Even though it's been awhile since I was in primary school, I still can feel those tumultuous emotions at the thought of the first day of school (and for me, it was mostly a lot of anxiety, considering… >> Read More
It's almost back to school time! It's hard for me to believe it's already the first week of August, which means school could start as early as a few weeks from now, depending on where you live. But…yes it's time to start thinking about what super cute and cool lunch boxes to get your kid for the fall, regardless of gender or age. Here's some of my top picks (I may even get one for myself): 1. Bento box, $15 (comes as an owl, penguin, or panda) 2. Hello Kitty bento box… >> Read More