Home » Archive by Author

Articles by

The Jews of Genoa
October 14, 2013 – 12:05 am
The Jews of Genoa

In honor of Columbus Day, Jewish Treats presents a brief history of early Jewish life in Columbus’ hometown of Genoa (also called Genova). Although it is generally presumed that Jews settled in Genoa (Northeast Italy) during the Roman era, the earl…

Lori and Alex: “…met through JDate’s chat feature.”
October 11, 2013 – 12:26 pm
Lori and Alex: “…met through JDate’s chat feature.”

Lori and Alex informally “met” on May 17, 2010 through JDate.com’s chat feature. As Lori searched on JDate for her perfect match, she came across Alex’s headshot and limited profile. She decided to Instant Message him. Little did she know, she was chatting with her future husband!

10 Ways To Survive A Breakup
October 11, 2013 – 11:21 am | One Comment
10 Ways To Survive A Breakup

Change is always hard, particularly when it involves leaving a person that we care about and sometimes even love.

Personal Preparations
October 11, 2013 – 12:05 am
Personal Preparations

The celebration of Shabbat is meant to be the high-point of the week. Indeed, it is considered proper for one to spend time each day preparing for the coming Shabbat. In order to ensure that people understood the appropriate ways of honoring Shabbat, t…

Sophie and Jason: “Thank you JDate for all you have provided.”
October 10, 2013 – 12:14 pm
Sophie and Jason: “Thank you JDate for all you have provided.”

Thank you JDate for all you have provided. You have an amazing site and I have bragged about how great it is for the last two and a half years.

At The Mercy Of British Kings
October 10, 2013 – 12:05 am
At The Mercy Of British Kings

Most people recognize Richard the Lionheart and his brother John from the saga of Robin Hood.

Austin Basis on Love Lessons from the Ultimate Fairytale
October 9, 2013 – 10:07 am
Austin Basis on Love Lessons from the Ultimate Fairytale

Austin Basis stars in the CW’s Beauty and the Beast as J.T. Forbes – the funny sidekick to Vincent, the show’s “beastly” star played by Jay Ryan. The shows second season premieres this month and features J.T. working to help Vincent’s love interest, Cat (Kristin Kreuk), as she tries to save her soul-mate. So, just as Austin Basis is helping two soul mates save their fated love on Beauty and the Beast, we thought this happily married Jewish actor would be the perfect person to help JDaters® with their own epic love stories!

The First Rabbi In America
October 9, 2013 – 12:05 am
The First Rabbi In America

The first ordained rabbi to serve in an American congregation was Rabbi Abraham Joseph Rice (originally Reiss, 1802-1862). After studying in Germany, in Wurtzburg and then Fuerth, Rice was prevailed upon by his fellow rabbis to join the increasingly la…

Robyn and Joshua: “We were sharing our JDate experiences – 65 dates for me and 1 for him, being me.”
October 8, 2013 – 10:04 am
Robyn and Joshua: “We were sharing our JDate experiences – 65 dates for me and 1 for him, being me.”

I went on approximately 65 dates via JDate – all of the guys I dated were gentlemanly, handsome and truly stand-up guys. There was just never that spark for me…until I went on a date (against my own rules) on a Friday night. It was October 15, 2011, and I was getting all dolled up for what I thought would be just another date. Boy, was I wrong!

Algerian Purims
October 8, 2013 – 12:05 am
Algerian Purims

Previously, Jewish Treats has presented the history of “Minor Purims,” days on which particular communities commemorate being saved from tragedy. (See Purim of Florence and Purim of The Curtains). Algiers has two such dates…

Jmag Search
Search now! »
Please enter a zip code.

polls

  • Which of these foods would you avoid on a date?

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...