About Meredith Fineman

Meredith Fineman was born and raised in Washington, DC. She attended the University of Pennsylvania where she majored in Communications, with a minor in Spanish, Jewish Geography, and BBMing. She spent the past year living and working in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She is now back in the Northern Hemisphere and makes fun of her dating misadventures and her self-indulgence on her blog, Fifty First (J)Dates: WWW.TheFFJD.com Justin Bieber says follow her on Twitter @TheFFJD and be a fan on Facebook. He is also her (g)oyfriend.

FFJD: No, I Will Not Go On A Date With Your Manicurist’s Nephew, Mom

FFJD: No, I Will Not Go On A Date With Your Manicurist’s Nephew, Mom
By April 28, 2011

Last week a friend of mine lamented to me that her parents were putting pressure on her about her love life. “You’re not getting any younger,” they said. Sound familiar? Read More

FFJD: Really Bad Dog Makes Really Bad Date

FFJD: Really Bad Dog Makes Really Bad Date
By April 21, 2011

Don’t you hate it when a dog messes up your game? Read More

It’s A Very FFJD Passover

It’s A Very FFJD Passover
By April 18, 2011

A few tips for seder survival. Read More

FFJD Guest Post: What To Wear On A Spring Date

FFJD Guest Post: What To Wear On A Spring Date
By April 14, 2011

In between sneezes. Spring, or pollen rather, is in the air! It’s that time of year when you think of bunnies and rabbits and flowers and making out with everything not nailed down. So FFJD asked an expert. Read More

FFJD Special LA Correspondent: Surviving Coachella

FFJD Special LA Correspondent: Surviving Coachella
By April 11, 2011

Everything you need to know about the yearly music fest. Read More

FFJD: I Sweat(pants) You

FFJD: I Sweat(pants) You
By April 7, 2011

I pride myself on being put together. Fashion is something that I and a lot of women care about – but there is a large difference in dressing for women and dressing for men. Read More

I Just [Texted, Emailed, DMd] To Say I Love You.

I Just [Texted, Emailed, DMd] To Say I Love You.
By April 4, 2011

FFJD ponders the evolution of personal relationships while visiting her grandparents. Read More

FFJD Guest Post: The Reason My Korean Family Is Actually Jewish On Paper

FFJD Guest Post: The Reason My Korean Family Is Actually Jewish On Paper
By March 31, 2011

Koreans and Jews: what’s the difference really? Read More