About the Author


Penina Jacobs

Penina Jacobs is a wife, mother and educator. She has a B.A. in Acting/Directing, teacher certification in English and Drama and an M.A. in Educational Theatre from New York University. Penina is also the proprietor of an eBay store, Little Miss Modest, that specializes in new and gently used designer children's clothing. She has lectured on various topics at Aish HaTorah New York and lives in Passaic, NJ with her husband and children.


Dating for Marriage: Three Non-Negotiables

Attraction, character traits and common life goals.

Where’s the Ring?

I love him but he's not proposing. Should I give him an ultimatum?

Unemployed and Unattached

Help! I'm a smart, attractive guy out of work and looking to get married, but women aren't interested.

Can Mr. Divorced be Mr. Right?

How do I know if the divorced man I'm dating is marriage material?

No Texting or Touching, Please!

How do I tell him I'm dating for marriage without scaring him off?

Date Smart, Not Hard

Staying focused, by using a simple formula, may help us shorten our journey from dating to marriage.

Secrets from a Wannabe Balabusta

Some easy tips for turning yourself into a home management guru.

Diamonds In Your Stroller

God is always watching His children. Are you?

Happy Kosher Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends, and some of the most delicious flavors of fall. Enjoy these sumptuous recipes.

No Stress, No Mess

Shabbat recipes with five ingredients or less.

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