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My Jewish Love/Hate Relationship with Food

My Jewish Love/Hate Relationship with Food
By February 12, 2013

I wanted to be just like the other girls in my affluent Jewish suburb—but I was overweight Read More

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Tavi Gevinson Calls Stephen Colbert a Cool Dad

Tavi Gevinson Calls Stephen Colbert a Cool Dad
By January 25, 2013

The Rookie editor stops by ‘The Colbert Report’ and talks all things teenage girl Read More

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Remembering My Grandmother Each Year on Sukkot

Remembering My Grandmother Each Year on Sukkot
By October 5, 2012

Curating my grandmother’s famous tabletop sukkah has become one of my family’s most treasured rituals Read More

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Kosher Salt: On Forgiveness

Kosher Salt: On Forgiveness
By September 14, 2012

When asking for forgiveness on Rosh Hashanah isn’t enough Read More

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Is This ‘Vogue’ Routine the Best Bar Mitzvah Dance You’ve Ever Seen?

Is This ‘Vogue’ Routine the Best Bar Mitzvah Dance You’ve Ever Seen?
By August 20, 2012

Shaun Sperling makes the Material Girl look like an amateur with his 1992 bar mitzvah entrance dance Read More

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Does This Mezuzah Make My Apartment Look Jewish?

Does This Mezuzah Make My Apartment Look Jewish?
By August 16, 2012

When my partner and I moved in together, we realized there were many different ways to create a Jewish home. The thing we both agreed on was that we wanted a mezuzah on our door. Read More

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Has the Queen of England Become a Jewish Grandmother?

Has the Queen of England Become a Jewish Grandmother?
By August 3, 2012

Her Majesty’s performance at the Olympic Opening Ceremony inspires an analysis of the “Bubbification of the Sovereign” Read More

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Our Favorite Jewish Celebrity Babies: Skyler Morrison Berman

Our Favorite Jewish Celebrity Babies: Skyler Morrison Berman
By July 18, 2012

The son of the a-list stylist formerly known as Rachel Zoe Rosenzweig has a purse named after him (for Fall 2012!) Read More

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