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.

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.

Jokes about Jewish Sons and Parents

So David receives a parrot for his Bar Mitzvah…

Your Jewish Calendar for 2020

January 1st make resolutions, no more eating chocolate. January 2nd, eat chocolate.

Jewish Books That Will Make You Plotz

From Moby Fleisha-Dick to The Bubbala in the Rye.

Sylvia: 3000-Year-Old Bubbe

Before the Star of David there was a Star of Sylvia.

The Wise Men of Chelm and the New Miracle of Hanukkah

The Wise Men of Chlem always lit the Hanukkah menorah but they never knew why. It was time to come up with a new miracle.

Guess Who’s Stealing Hanukkah Now?

12 signs your family has a “ScroogeStein or “GrinchBerg”

World’s Greatest Chanukah Jokes

Silent Night? I should be so lucky!

Is Kichel a Cracker or a Cookie?

Yes, this is one of the most important questions in Jewish life.

An Ode to Jewish Community Theater

When the beast from Beauty in the Beast takes off his mask, you realize it’s your friend Doobie from shul!

Questions All Yeshiva High Schools Should Ask

If you want to get into a Yeshiva, you should have to answer these.

Top Jewlarious Jokes about Food

Kibbitz and kugel – two things Jews love.

Israelis Are Not Rude

If you think Israelis are rude, you’ve got it all wrong.

How You Know You've Been Jewelled

If you're not Jewish but have adopted any of these traits -- mazel tov, you’ve been “Jewelled.”

What’s so Jewish About Brisket?

If Bubbie is cooking up the classics, then brace yourself for some brisket.

How to Make Thanksgiving More Jewish

Start with a “Gratitude Platter”, containing appropriate symbolic foods like cranberry sauce.

New Wise Men of Chelm Stories

Tales from the shul board.

Take the Mensch Quiz

Are you a mensch? Take this quiz to find out now!

How to Visit a Jewish Retirement Home

I’ve been closely watching families who visit Jewish retirement homes and I think we can do better.

How Jews Eat Out

What has no Jew ever done since Abraham? Wait in line for a table.

There’s No Place Like Purim: A Halloween Dream

On October 31st instead of Mr. Goodbars I’ll be offering Mr. Menschbars.

Ask Yente

Jewish readers get advice from the new maven in town.

Sukkot Around the World

In Canada, Jews use heaters, in Florida, air conditioners, but at the core, it’s all the same.

6 Things I’m Sorry for This Year

I’m sorry that our nation’s problems will never end…

People You See in Shul on The High Holidays

Every shul has the guy who times the tekiya gedola shofar blast.

How Should You Break the Fast?

Don’t stress when you fress, and don’t cheat when you eat.

Top 10 Jokes about Seniors

Are we still funny? Funnier! Then again it could be a “senior moment.”

Israel Election Results Explained

Who is going to be Israel’s next Prime Minister? We break down all of the options.

I’m Sorry for My Selichot

As part of my repentance process, I hope it’s okay that I open up my heart to you. Don’t judge.

Preparing Your Child for Success at Jewish School

Beware, it all starts in kindergarten…

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