When my wife Randy and I found out we were expecting, our friends told us we must sign-up for PJ Library. With so much on our minds about becoming new parents, PJ Library was not something that was on our ‘what to do when expecting list.’ I had heard about PJ Library, but knew nothing about it. So I asked our friends, “What is PJ Library?”
“Sign up, it’s awesome,” they said. “Every month starting at age six months, your daughter will receive a book which introduces Jewish traditions through creative and innovative stories.” So we signed up.
Sure enough, when our daughter turned six months, she received her first book and has been receiving them ever since. She looks forward to her mom’s trips to the mailbox because she knows that every month she will be getting a new book. (I think her favourite has been Shabbat Shalom, Hey!) [Read more…]