Weebles are adorable egg-shaped characters painted in soft pastel shades. The rounded lower half of the dolls is heavier than the upper part, so they wobble but don't fall over.
When people recount the magical tale of Joanne Rawling, the author who brought the world Harry Potter, and exaggerate her dismal, they do not forget to relate that when the British author signed a film contract with Warner Brothers, she insisted that every detail meet her approval.
The film, "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" will open in the United States on November 16 and in about three weeks in Israel. Toy stores already have 11 new Lego kits based on the film.
The new DVD version of Snow White and the seven dwarfs, as well as new Pokemon DVDs, don't do much for the image of women - or mothers - but still have their attractions.
The cotton candy machine got an enthusiastic reception in our house. But the enthusiasm soon turned to disappointment. The machine does come with a battery included, but it must be charged for eight hours before using, so we connected it overnight.
"Hatorfim" (Predators) - Dinosaur exhibition at the Land of Israel Museum, Tel Aviv. Opening hours: Sunday-Thursday and Saturday: 10:00-20:00; Friday: 10:00-16:00. Entrance fee: NIS 50 for a combined adult-child ticket (including entrance to the museum's other pavilions until 15:00 (Wednesdays until 17:00 and Fridays until 14:00).