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Birthday of the World
September 1, 2013 – 12:06 am
Birthday of the World

According to Jewish tradition, this Wednesday night, when Rosh Hashana begins, the world will be 5774 years old. This claim easily stirs up sharp debate.

The Year Is Set
September 1, 2013 – 12:03 am
The Year Is Set

Rosh Hashana, the head of the year, is the day on which God determines the fate and fortune of both individuals and communities for the year to come. It is assumed that on this day God determines exactly how much money one will earn in the coming year….

Selichot
August 30, 2013 – 12:05 am
Selichot

In addition to the unique prayer services of Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur, the High Holidays are known for one other service: selichot.

Jillian and Ben: “…met on JDate!”
August 29, 2013 – 10:07 am
Jillian and Ben: “…met on JDate!”

Jillian and Ben met on JDate! They talked a few times, but never got together. Then Jillian “disappeared” for a few months. When Jillian finally returned to JDate, Ben decided to give her another try. 

Date-Night Looks: How to Look Sexy, Yet Classy
August 29, 2013 – 6:00 am | 4 Comments
Date-Night Looks: How to Look Sexy, Yet Classy

So, you like the guy! The excitement is high. You have a second or a third date planned, and this time you want to dress a bit sexier. But where is that fine line between being confident, and being too revealing?

Festive Poems
August 29, 2013 – 12:05 am
Festive Poems

Take a survey of the most common adjective used to describe the Jewish High Holidays and the word might just be “long.”

How Being Jewish Can Help You “Click”
August 28, 2013 – 12:01 pm
How Being Jewish Can Help You “Click”

As a young, Jewish single, I am going to use myself as a case study for this article. To give some context, I estimate I went on about 75-100 dates before I turned 25 – yet none of the women I dated grew up Jewish. It wasn’t that I was opposed to dating Jewish women; I just never had. Now that I am 28, however; the tides have turned…

Rachel and Ben: “JDate enabled me to find the love of my life!”
August 28, 2013 – 10:36 am
Rachel and Ben: “JDate enabled me to find the love of my life!”

Even though Ben lived in the same town that I did, I don’t think we would have met if it hadn’t been for JDate. JDate enabled me to find the love of my life!

The Four Commandments of Happiness
August 28, 2013 – 10:07 am | 2 Comments
The Four Commandments of Happiness

Every day thousands of different publications release new studies and opinion pieces about what a person needs to be happy. Maybe you need more coffee, or maybe you need less coffee. Maybe your self-worth is too aligned with your material possessions, or maybe your material possessions are so unimpressive that you actually should feel bad about yourself. Whatever the advice, one major flaw of these articles is that…

One Book At A Time
August 28, 2013 – 12:05 am
One Book At A Time

Those who choose to go (or go back) to college at a more mature age will testify that it is not a simple decision. Beyond the financial and logistical considerations, many find the idea of starting over to be intimidating. Most people, by nature, are a…

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