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As The Tsouris Turns

As The Tsouris Turns

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I used to write for the soap opera As the World Turns. Here's the Jewish version.

Toys for Tots

Toys for Tots

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Stumped as to what you should get your toddlers for Chanukah? Here’s some unhelpful advice.

The Chanukah Digital Gift Guide

The Chanukah Digital Gift Guide

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It’s not too late to get your beloved one of these outstanding new Jewish video games.

Picture Perfect

Picture Perfect

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In today’s digital world, how exactly do professional photo studios stay in business?

How Smart Is That?

How Smart Is That?

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It’s time to outsmart our smartphones.

Japps

Japps

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It’s not what you think...

Cherenk Mining Disaster

Cherenk Mining Disaster

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Chileans weren’t the first miners trapped underground for days. We Jews have been there too.

Get out the Vote

Get out the Vote

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Who are you voting for this election day? I am voting for sleep.

Little Rabbinic Riding Hood

Little Rabbinic Riding Hood

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…and other Jewish children’s stories.

Lone Thoughts

Lone Thoughts

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Being unemployed isn’t fun. There’s no one to talk to, so I end up talking to myself. A lot.

Stage Mom

Stage Mom

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My boy got an agent and oddly enough learned what it meant to be a Jew.

Mr. Can’t Fix It

Mr. Can’t Fix It

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As a Jew, I’ve been blessed with a rich heritage. I’ve also been cursed with an inability to fix anything if my life depended on it.

Breaking the Bank

Breaking the Bank

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My tips for saving money -- budget less.

I Am a Bagelholic!

I Am a Bagelholic!

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Have you ever loved something so much you had to let it go? I will miss you sweet bagel…

WouldJew Believe #22: Holiday Edition

WouldJew Believe #22: Holiday Edition

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Outrageous, odd and interesting Jewish facts for the New Year.

Emptying Nest Syndrome

Emptying Nest Syndrome

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After 18 years of selfless love, all I get before my son leaves is: “Bye, thanks”?!

Teacher’s Pet Peeves

Teacher’s Pet Peeves

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Yes I am the teacher, and yes these are the rules!

Movin' On Up?

Movin' On Up?

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I’m not downsizing. I’m upgrading. Or at least that’s what I tell myself.

WouldJew Believe #21

WouldJew Believe #21

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A Giant discovery in Goliath’s home town. Sorry we couldn’t resist…

Multi-Tasking For Dummies

Multi-Tasking For Dummies

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Do Not Read While Operating Heavy Machinery

Cabin Fever

Cabin Fever

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After 20 years, my husband and I decided it was finally time for a vacation.

Jewish Spy Ring Uncovered?!

Jewish Spy Ring Uncovered?!

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The FBI in their overzealousness claims to have unearthed a Jewish spy ring. But I have my doubts.

Mind Your Manners

Mind Your Manners

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Rosh Hashana is around the corner and it’s time to work on our manners.

Airing Dirty Laundry

Airing Dirty Laundry

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How to do laundry for dummies. And by that, I mean husbands.

Safety First

Safety First

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Complete my safety quiz. If you don’t, the authorities may take away your children.

Jews in Space

Jews in Space

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I Just flew in from the future of Judaism and boy are my arms tired.

Hard Lemonade

Hard Lemonade

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Gather round kids because I’m going to teach you how to support your family by selling Lemonade.

The Epidermis Epidemic

The Epidermis Epidemic

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Where has all of our clothing gone?

Vacationing? With Kids?

Vacationing? With Kids?

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Will it be relaxing? No way. Will it be memorable? Definitely.

Jweets

Jweets

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Jewish Tweets throughout history.

WOULDJEW BELIEVE #20

WOULDJEW BELIEVE #20

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Outrageous, odd and interesting facts…the Nazis hated the “Jewish” Superman??

Can I Say That?

Can I Say That?

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They don't call gossip "dirt" for nothing.

Stop and Smell the Parsley

Stop and Smell the Parsley

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Flowers convey deep meaning, both on the holiday of Shavuot and all year round, and most men have no idea what it is.

We Jews 6

We Jews 6

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You may know some of the headlines, but now you can get the rest of the story…

jPad

jPad

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The Jewish iPad has arrived!

Mothers and Mentches

Mothers and Mentches

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Looking for the perfect Mother’s Day gift? How about a phone call once in a while?

We Jews: Part 5

We Jews: Part 5

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Firsts that never quite made it into Jewish history…until now.

Words to Live By

Words to Live By

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With my compliments – a lesson in Jewish grammar.

My Homework Hangover

My Homework Hangover

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Everything I ever needed to know I learned in the Nordstrom shoe department.

The Jewbees

The Jewbees

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I’ve been bitten by the award season bug so I’ve decided to give out my own Jewish awards -- the Jewbees.

Jewish Tribes: Lost and Found

Jewish Tribes: Lost and Found

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Jewlarious Exclusive: The world’s lost Jewish tribes – revealed!

Afikomen: The Lost Years

Afikomen: The Lost Years

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BREAKING NEWS: AFIKOMEN FOUND AFTER 46 YEARS!

The Ten New Plagues

The Ten New Plagues

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It’s been over 3,000 years since we’ve had a good plague, so we’ve updated the list with ten new ones.

Guide to the Hungry and Perplexed

Guide to the Hungry and Perplexed

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Nervous about going to a religious person’s Seder? So is my Aunt Ellie, and this is what I advised her.

WouldJew Believe #19

WouldJew Believe #19

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Odd, outrageous and interesting Jewish facts – Marlon Brando at a Passover Seder?

Wigging Out

Wigging Out

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My decision to cover my hair with a wig has me feeling better about myself physically and spiritually!

The BDP Handbook, Vol. 2

The BDP Handbook, Vol. 2

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More advice for dealing with Beloved Difficult Persons (“BDPs”) – aka the people who drive you crazy.

Cutting Edge Costumes

Cutting Edge Costumes

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Looking for a last minute Purim costume for your kids that will be the talk of the town? Take a look at these.

We Jews, Part 4

We Jews, Part 4

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Tales of Jews who are both fascinating and unsung.

The Great Israeli Hope

The Great Israeli Hope

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Meet Shmulik Weingarten: Israel’s Winter Olympian