Least-Known Jewish Statues

See them before they get torn down.

Protests in Israel vs. Protests in America

The last people to pull down monuments in Israel were the Romans.

A Celebration of Seltzer

Who remembers the days when we drank seltzer? It’s time to return to the good old days!

Backyard Camp Bonanza

Don’t know what to do with your kid this summer? How about a backyard camp?

Similarities Between COVID-19 and Jewish Mothers-in-Law

COVID-19 spreads from person to person. Jewish mothers-in-law go from person to person, sharing their disappointment in their sons-in law.

Zoomchas: How to have a Simcha on Zoom

How to get the most out of your online celebration.

Distanced Learning

My advice to parents who are suddenly vice principals of schools at home.

12 Ways Teachers are Just Like Celebrities

If you ever wondered what being a celebrity is like, just become a teacher.

ManSpeak Vs. WomanSpeak

Men and women think we speak the same language. We don’t.

Shavuot at a Social Distance

Clean your house, take a bath, throw in a load of laundry and break out the cheese cake.

How to Celebrate Jerusalem Day This Year

Try Israeli dancing while socially distancing. It’s actually safer – I’ve been injured during many a hora.

The Trouble with Making Fairy Tales Jewish

Apologies to the Princess & the Pea, but you won’t be a Jewish princess!

The Jewish Food Personality Test

What do your Jewish food preferences say about you?

How to Visit Parents & Grandparents During Coronavirus

Apparently, absence makes the heart grow guiltier.

The Abbreviated Dictionary of Oy

Only two letters, but countless usages.

Celebrating Israeli Independence Day at Home

In Israel Yom HaAtzmaut is celebrated in the streets. Here’s how to do it at home.

How We Survived Passover in Quarantine

I certainly cleaned a lot more for Pesach this year. I know this because I found a garlic powder that expired in 2003.

Top 10 Jewlarious Jokes about Bubbies

“Next year in Jerusalem. The year after that, how about a nice cruise?”

An Ode to Omar Barghouti

BDS Founder Omar Barghouti says it’s okay to take an Israeli developed coronavirus vaccine. Not so fast.

Why is This Passover More Anxiety-Ridden Than All Other Passovers?

It’s just your immediate family for the Seder this year. God help us.

The Ten Plagues: Redux

Our modern take on the ancient plagues.

Jewish Communal Traditions Under Quarantine

Make a shul at home. Give the sermon. Congratulations, you are now the rabbi!

Passover Punchlines

What was Aaron's official title? Chief of Staff.

Jewish Advice for Being at Home

The gyms are closed. You are at home. This is a holiday. Eat.

Coronavirus and the Power of Humor

One way to get through challenging times is through the power of humor.

How Israel Looks Without Tourists

We thought the lack of tourists was due to a war, but then we saw CNN and BBC weren’t blaming us.

Six Jewish Life Lessons They Never Taught Us in Public School

For example, the Talmud teaches us not to shy away from conflict.

Great Purim Spiel Ideas

For centuries, shuls have been trying to make their Purim Spiels funny, but to no avail. I’m here to help.

Why We Vote So Much in Israel

We are voting again in Israel. Here’s why Israelis love it.

Why I Love Telling Jokes at Orthodox Synagogues

I have unexpectedly become the darling of the Orthodox synagogue stand-up comedy circuit.

Jews on Planes

When you see Jews praying on a plane, they’re praying somebody ordered kosher food and doesn’t want it anymore.

Jewish Tips for Your Doctor Visit

It’s important to know your family medical history, which is why your mother wants you to call a few times a week.

Take the Jewish Love Quiz

On a first date, how do you tell if someone has a good sense of humor?

My Tu B'Shvat Seder Questions

Why are we eating so many dried fruits? Is this even safe?

Why Israelis Love the New American Peace Plan

Israelis loves the new Middle East Peace Plan. Here’s why.

My Jewish Women’s Support Group

I worry a lot so I was thinking of calling it WOW (Women Overcoming Worry!)

How the Wise Men of Chelm Dealt with Anti-Semitism

Tragically even in Chelm they struggled with anti-Semitism. This is how they dealt with it.

7 Ways Jews Can Slow the Climate Crisis

“Sorry I can’t be at Aunt Gertie’s funeral. I’ll be at home not contributing to global pollution in her honor.”

Why Anti-Semites Are Dumb

Your convictions, Mr. Anti-Semite are pretty flimsy.

Top Ten Jewlarious Jokes about Shul

We pray there, we learn there, we eat there, and yes, we joke there.

Perfectly Pareve

“Pareve” is like the Switzerland of kosher food. And the concept can be applied to every aspect of Jewish life.

Professor Kibitzer Comes to Class

Professor Kibitzer, a renowned Jewish historian, wants to share his enthusiasm of the Jewish people with you.

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