Jewish Journal

Jodi Werner

  • Star Struck

    October 16, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    Lately, more people than ever have been staring at my chest. But it's not what you think. They are looking at a necklace hanging from my neck.

    When my boyfriend, Josh, handed me a red paper mâche-wrapped little box for my birthday this year, I never would have guessed it was a piece...

  • Here Comes the Price: Buying Gifts

    May 8, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    Please follow me through a short exercise (choosing from the options in parentheses to tailor it to your own experience):

    Your friend (since elementary school/from graduate school/of the family) calls to tell you that she's gotten engaged. You're thrilled, and you scream with her...