At first glance, Hannah the Hanukkah Hero is a great Jewish doll for a generation of children that has grown up singing along with feisty animated female leads.
The Mensch on a Bench team introduces Bubbe, a new female Mensch(ette).
Toymaker Neal Hoffman has four words for Jewish parents facing the “December Dilemma” of Christmas envy: Mensch on a Bench.
Halloween is more than a month away but our minds are already on the upcoming festival of lights, Hanukkah. Remember Mensch on a Bench? He’s now a movie star.
It’s not easy to pick a Jewishly appropriate holiday greeting card. Lenore Skenazy asks: Is it wrong to wish someone happy Hanukkah with a snowman?
Want to kill your case of Christmas envy? The Elf on a Shelf has some serious Jewish competition. His name is Moshe and we are told he puts the ‘funukka in Hanukkah.’
Neal Hoffman came up with the concept of Mensch on a Bench after his son asked for an Elf on a Shelf. Can he take the feel-good holiday gift mainstream?