About TaraDublin

Loudmouth Jewish girl from New Jersey, transplanted to Portland, Oregon. Single mom to two gorgeous half-goyishe sons. Out-of-work radio DJ. Blogger, performer, smartass.

No Bar Mitzvah For You

No Bar Mitzvah For You
By January 17, 2012

Why my son isn’t studying for his bar mitzvah. Read More

A 1%’ers Hanukkah

A 1%’ers Hanukkah
By December 22, 2011

All your favorite rich people get together to light the Menorah. Read More

The Big Jewcy: Alicia J. Rose – Portland Rock Photographer

The Big Jewcy: Alicia J. Rose – Portland Rock Photographer
By June 8, 2011

The finest rock photographer in the Rose City. Read More

Big Mouth In The South

Big Mouth In The South
By May 19, 2011

A Jewish girl moves to the South. Cue the awkward hilarity. Read More

Bad Jew! (And Please, Don’t Say “God Bless You”)

Bad Jew! (And Please, Don’t Say “God Bless You”)
By April 13, 2011

I wouldn’t be who I am without my Jewish background, and it’s informed my humor and many other traits over the course of my life. It’s also now given me a wicked craving for matzoh ball soup and a BLT. Some things never change. Read More

Explaining My Brother’s Big Jewish Communion

Explaining My Brother’s Big Jewish Communion
By March 2, 2011

If your Jewish brother invites you to his child’s communion, how do you explain it to your kids? Read More

Irish Name, Jewish Person

Irish Name, Jewish Person
By January 27, 2011

Meet Tara Dublin. She’s Jewish, not Irish. Yes she’s quite aware that her name sounds like a character from “Darby O’Gill and the Little People.” Read More