Shabbat

It’s Hard to Be a Mensch at a Crowded Kosher Supermarket on Thursday Night

It’s Hard to Be a Mensch at a Crowded Kosher Supermarket on Thursday Night
By March 14, 2013

Shopping for Shabbos groceries in Crown Heights was where I learned how to really be a Hassid Read More

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Daily Jewce: Babs to Perform at the Oscars, Cholent Saves Lives

Daily Jewce: Babs to Perform at the Oscars, Cholent Saves Lives
By January 30, 2013

Plus scoring ‘Bloomberg: The Musical,’ even animated Saul Berenson rules, and more Read More

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The BallaBuster: A Jewish Childhood After Divorce

The BallaBuster: A Jewish Childhood After Divorce
By January 24, 2013

My parents’ divorce didn’t make me less religious, but I soon realized I had issues with Orthodoxy Read More

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Craigslist: Desperate Jewish Men Seek Attractive Jewish Women

Craigslist: Desperate Jewish Men Seek Attractive Jewish Women
By January 14, 2013

Seven guys looking for Semitic sweethearts post questionable ad online Read More

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Not Your Bubbe’s Recipe: Southern Chili Cholent

Not Your Bubbe’s Recipe: Southern Chili Cholent
By November 28, 2012

Just in time for winter, a flavorful twist on one of the most popular Shabbat afternoon dishes Read More

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Does This Mezuzah Make My Apartment Look Jewish?

Does This Mezuzah Make My Apartment Look Jewish?
By August 16, 2012

When my partner and I moved in together, we realized there were many different ways to create a Jewish home. The thing we both agreed on was that we wanted a mezuzah on our door. Read More

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The Boozy Jew: Dreaming Of Summer And Sangria

The Boozy Jew: Dreaming Of Summer And Sangria
By May 25, 2011

With the approach of summer comes thoughts of Saturday afternoons spent in the park al fresco drinking. Nothing says the day of rest like getting sun and a slight buzz. Read More

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