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How Many Tribes?
June 20, 2014 – 12:05 am
How Many Tribes?

The challenge to name the number of tribes of Israel would fall into the category of  “easy” by trivia fans. However, the term “The Twelve Tribes of Israel” can be enumerated in different ways at different times.  Let’s clarify:The …

Turn a Summer Fling Into a Committed Relationship
June 19, 2014 – 11:25 am
Turn a Summer Fling Into a Committed Relationship

If a little harmless summertime flirting has landed you in a summer fling, and you’ve suddenly found yourself crazy-in-love with someone you initially thought would be a “simple summer romance,” then here’s how to turn your breezy fling into something that can endure.

World Sauntering Day
June 19, 2014 – 12:05 am
World Sauntering Day

In Jewish life there is a great appreciation for a character trait known as z’reezut, which is often translated as zealousness. The word z’reezut actually comes from the root zayin-reish-zayin, which is associated with the concept of haste.Acting w…

Online Dating’s Best & Worst Pick-Up Lines
June 18, 2014 – 11:13 am
Online Dating’s Best & Worst Pick-Up Lines

Here is the breakdown of what you should and should not do while messaging someone for the first time online.

Elisa and Oz: “…that beautiful Canadian girl I loved chatting with on JDate became my wife!”
June 18, 2014 – 11:10 am
Elisa and Oz: “…that beautiful Canadian girl I loved chatting with on JDate became my wife!”

Whether you are lighting Shabbos candles and hitting the Shul every week, or just love a bowl of matzoh ball soup while watching Seinfeld, there is something to be said for the bond we Jews share with one another. I will continue to sing JDate’s praises and feel lucky that it allowed me to find such an amazing woman!

His Wife Saved His Life
June 18, 2014 – 12:05 am
His Wife Saved His Life

Ohn the son of Pelet was a Reubenite who fell under the sway of a rebellious Levite named Korach. Korach felt that a great injustice had been perpetrated in Aaron’s appointment to the High Priesthood. Why, he challenged, was the leadership completely…

Conquering the Desert
June 17, 2014 – 12:05 am
Conquering the Desert

One of the great miracles of the State of Israel has been its ability to transform…

Just Imagine If Schools Taught Dating
June 16, 2014 – 1:24 pm | 2 Comments
Just Imagine If Schools Taught Dating

Why do we spend so much time and energy teaching our children so much Trivial Pursuit-like “stuff,” while disregarding vital life skills they so desperately need? All that’s going to change when I become Czar of Education. There will be a wide variety of courses available dealing with romantic relationships, including…

Heading to the Catskills
June 16, 2014 – 12:00 am
Heading to the Catskills

As the summer holiday season begins, Jewish Treats presents a mini-biography of Jennie Grossinger, who was once called “the best-known…”

The Importance of Dad
June 15, 2014 – 12:04 am
The Importance of Dad

In honor of Father’s Day, Jewish Treats presents this classic Treat on the importance of a father…

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