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Homeshuling

A new tradition?

We attended a family havdallah gathering at Ella’s school tonight. When we returned home, I asked the girls if they had fun.
“It was pretty good,” said Zoe. “But it would have been a lot better with a bounce house.”

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Dawn

posted January 10, 2010 at 9:37 am


she’s hysterical! Thanks again for planning it.



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marjorie

posted January 10, 2010 at 7:33 pm


EVERYTHING would be better with a bounce house.



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mstreiffer

posted January 11, 2010 at 9:59 pm


She’s right! We did Sukkot with a bounce house (“inflatable sukkah”) last year and it was a huge hit.



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homeshuling

posted January 12, 2010 at 6:47 am


did the schach keep flying off??



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Galit

posted January 12, 2010 at 11:26 am


really, what *wouldn’t* be better with a bouncy house?! love it! :)
http://tcjewfolk.com/category/minnesota-mamaleh/



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Frume Sarah

posted January 17, 2010 at 12:27 am


Yeah — I’m with you. It is the easiest and most economical source of HOURS of fun :)
added benefit — tires out the kidlets!!



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Riqi

posted February 2, 2010 at 1:25 am


this is one of my favorite blogs ever. strangely. you should consider this one in the Reruns series next year.



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