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Lauren and Shahrouz: “They chatted on JDate for a short while…”
April 16, 2014 – 3:34 pm
Lauren and Shahrouz: “They chatted on JDate for a short while…”

Shahrouz and Lauren first connected when Lauren came across an adorable JDate profile of a NY medical student from California and sent him a message. They chatted on JDate for a short while and he quickly asked for her number, skipping his dinner plans to call her. 

Dating in the Digital Age
April 16, 2014 – 9:46 am | One Comment
Dating in the Digital Age

It’s no secret that times are a-changing.  I’m here to set the record straight on not only how things have changed in the dating world, but also why some things should remain the same.

Jewish Community Shootings Show that Terrorism Aimed at One Group Attacks All of Us
April 14, 2014 – 2:10 pm
Jewish Community Shootings Show that Terrorism Aimed at One Group Attacks All of Us

…by being Jewish, she faces a real threat. It’s a menacing fear that dares her to discount it.

Setting the Seder Table
April 14, 2014 – 12:08 am
Setting the Seder Table

Before beginning the Seder, it is important to make certain that everything necessary is available. No Seder table is complete without…

Can You Count To 49?
April 14, 2014 – 12:04 am
Can You Count To 49?

There is a commandment (Leviticus 23:15) to count the 49 days that immediately follow the first night of Passover and, on the 50th night, to celebrate…

Fast of the Firstborns
April 13, 2014 – 12:10 am
Fast of the Firstborns

There has always been a lot of pressure on firstborn children, as they were often expected to care for the family property or business in order to ensure stability within the community. Even in modern society, the firstborn usually…

The Great Shabbat
April 11, 2014 – 12:12 am
The Great Shabbat

The Shabbat immediately preceding Passover is known as Shabbat HaGadol, the Great Shabbat. It is best known for…

The Afikomen
April 11, 2014 – 12:08 am
The Afikomen

Those who have attended a Passover Seder know that one of the most beloved Seder traditions involves hiding the afikomen. But what exactly is the afikomen?

Let It Burn
April 10, 2014 – 12:08 am
Let It Burn

As Passover Eve approaches, Jews around the world work hard to make certain that no chametz remains in their possession. The food in the cupboards is consumed, the house is cleaned from top to bottom and, on the night before the Seder…

Searching for Chametz
April 10, 2014 – 12:04 am
Searching for Chametz

On Passover, Jews are commanded to get rid of all “chametz” (leaven) which may be in their possession. Weeks are spent cleaning and scrubbing. To confirm the effectiveness of these efforts, a special search for chametz…

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Our story began on JDate…

What’s better than meeting your soul mate on JDate? Being part of a national ad campaign for the site that brought you two together! Check out the beautiful faces of real JDate Success Story couples (although they look like professional models!) appearing now in our national television commercial campaign: Our Story Began on JDate. Mazel tov JDate Alumni – you guys are famous!

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