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.

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No Bar Mitzvah For You

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

A 1%’ers Hanukkah

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

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

The finest rock photographer in the Rose City.

Big Mouth In The South

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

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

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.

Explaining My Brother’s Big Jewish Communion

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

Irish Name, Jewish Person

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.”