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The Meal of the Mourners
November 1, 2013 – 12:05 am
The Meal of the Mourners

Burying one’s loved one is a traumatic experience that not only highlights one’s personal loss but also reminds one of his/her own mortality.

Inna and Edward: “I married my soul mate and it’s all thanks to JDate!”
October 31, 2013 – 10:17 am
Inna and Edward: “I married my soul mate and it’s all thanks to JDate!”

October 3, 1999: It was a gloomy and rainy Sunday. I had finally put away my pager and said yes to meeting a stranger for the first time face-to-face. It had to be for lunch of course, as you never know how dangerous a person may be! Well, my date was dangerous… as he never let go of me! Fourteen years and two amazing kids later, I married my soul mate and it’s all thanks to JDate!

Just Say No: 5 Signs Of Disinterest
October 31, 2013 – 9:05 am
Just Say No: 5 Signs Of Disinterest

Here are five clues that a woman is just not that into you.

Lilith – Queen of the Demons
October 31, 2013 – 12:05 am
Lilith – Queen of the Demons

Although it is not a well-known aspect of Judaism, demons abound in Jewish lore. Mentioned throughout the Talmud and Midrash, they are forces that work against humankind except when they are “enslaved” to perform specific tasks (a feat accomplished…

Pam and Steve: “Quite simply, I joined JDate to prove my mother wrong.”
October 30, 2013 – 9:35 am
Pam and Steve: “Quite simply, I joined JDate to prove my mother wrong.”

Quite simply, I joined JDate to prove my mother wrong.  She told me I should explore dating more Jewish guys to see if it felt like being with someone Jewish was important to me since I had not dated many Jewish guys previously. My plan was to try it for a month, report back to her about how miserable the selection of guys was, and then go back to finding my own “not-good-for-me and typically not-Jewish-either” guys.

Clothing Makes The Man – Clothing Makes The Woman
October 30, 2013 – 12:05 am
Clothing Makes The Man – Clothing Makes The Woman

Although it is often noted that traditional Jews dress differently than members of their  surrounding culture (particularly members of the Chassidic communities), there is not much written in the Torah defining a specific dress code.  Most of…

Sara and Gary: “After many JDates, we had both experienced the good…”
October 29, 2013 – 10:13 am
Sara and Gary: “After many JDates, we had both experienced the good…”

After many JDates, we had both experienced the good, the bad and the ugly. We met for Chinese on a Sunday night for our first date and stayed for a few hours, talking over fortune cookies.

The House of Assembly
October 29, 2013 – 12:05 am
The House of Assembly

Did you know that the Greek word ‘synagogue’ is actually a translation of the Hebrew term Beit K’nesset (English = House of Assembly).

Your Burning Style Questions Answered!
October 28, 2013 – 5:23 pm | One Comment
Your Burning Style Questions Answered!

I am thrilled that so many of you strike up conversations in the comment section of my style stories. I find that the style conversation can be thought-provoking and confidence-invoking! Education is the first step to empowerment, right?

Sarah and Haben: “My mother had continuously suggested JDate…”
October 28, 2013 – 11:10 am | One Comment
Sarah and Haben: “My mother had continuously suggested JDate…”

JDate takes the guess-work out of dating. If you have certain attributes you would prefer a potential mate to have, JDate can find them for you. JDate takes the disappointing, lonely, lost world of dating and turns it into a precise, collected, fun, and inspiring way to find the Jewish mate of your dreams.

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