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The Jewish Mother’s Guide to Style: Lifebooker.com

The Jewish Mother’s Guide to Style: Lifebooker.com
By August 13, 2010

Being a woman is expensive. Single, married, dating, divorced – we have needs to attend to and beauty regimens we ideally stick to on a monthly basis. Never mind the manicures, pedicures and sporadic spa treatments we like to indulge … Read More

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Gentile Stuff We Don’t Understand: Pop-Tarts

Gentile Stuff We Don’t Understand: Pop-Tarts
By August 11, 2010

Try this experiment: ask an odd number of Jews if they have any memories of breakfast involving Pop-Tarts, and we would be willing to wager that a much higher percentage of the people polled would say they never had the … Read More

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The Colorful Wardrobes of Jewish Men

The Colorful Wardrobes of Jewish Men
By August 10, 2010

If I had a nickel for every man that refused to wear an item of clothing because he thought it in some microscopic way impacted how the world viewed his sexuality and masculinity, I’d be livin’ large: pink, purple, micro-stripes, … Read More

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Carrie Brownstein Does Everything

Carrie Brownstein Does Everything
By August 9, 2010

She isn’t just "Carrie Brownstein of the band Sleater-Kinney," or "Carrie Brownstein of NPR," she’s Carrie Brownstein, woman who is scoring an art documentary, and also starring in a new comedy with SNL’s Fred Armisen. The film, !Women Art Revolution, … Read More

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The Jewish Mother’s Guide to Style: In God We Trust Sweet Nothings Pendant Necklace

The Jewish Mother’s Guide to Style: In God We Trust Sweet Nothings Pendant Necklace
By August 6, 2010

They say diamonds are a girl’s best friend, and how right they are. All things sparkly are definitely a way to a woman’s heart, mind, body and soul – or at least they are the way to mine. I was … Read More

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Levi’s “Workers” Campaign Brings Out the Paranoid Jew in Me

Levi’s “Workers” Campaign Brings Out the Paranoid Jew in Me
By August 6, 2010

Every day as I make my way into the Jewcy office, I’m greeted by this massive Levi’s sign comprised of several large, spinning cogs that align to read "We are all Workers." While the news released that America dropped 131,000 … Read More

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Continued Confusion About Intermarriage

Continued Confusion About Intermarriage
By August 5, 2010

I’ve spent the past decade advocating that the Jewish community find more ways to engage and embrace intermarried families.  And like many advocates, I have a personal stake in the issue, as I myself intermarried five years ago.  While I’m … Read More

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Marc Jacobs Gets Zaftig

Marc Jacobs Gets Zaftig
By August 4, 2010

Marc Jacobs is planning a line that strays from the skinny mini tradition of the company to provide hot couture for luscious ladies. In several tweets, Jacobs’ business partner Robert Duffy announced the pending project. "We gotta do larger sizes…As … Read More

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