Jewish Journal

Who Loves Bagels This Much?

By Ilana Angel

September 29, 2012 | 12:54 pm

While I’m not sure how it is that bagels became part of Jewish culture, they are our thing.  Everyone associates bagels and shmear with American Jewish... More.

  • Jewish Enough

    By Ilana Angel

    September 27, 2012 | 11:37 am

    The high holidays this year marked my first Jewish holiday experience with the Englishman.  It was a little stressful for me because I have a clear view... More.

  • Yom Kippur – My Religion, My Faith

    By Ilana Angel

    September 24, 2012 | 10:56 pm

    Tuesday evening marks the beginning of Yom Kippur.  It is a Day of Atonement and the holiest of all days for the Jewish religion.  Since many of my... More.

  • Online Dating or Legalized Prostitution?

    By Ilana Angel

    September 23, 2012 | 10:07 pm

    I was invited to attend an event in Los Angeles this past weekend that I found both intriguing and depressing.  I was tempted to not go but my curiosity... More.

  • Stacey Honowitz: Lawyer, Mother, Hero

    By Ilana Angel

    September 20, 2012 | 4:20 pm

    I had an opportunity to speak with Stacey on the phone and let me just say, wow. This is a remarkable woman and I am both impressed and inspired by her.... More.

  • Religion, Politics & Sex

    By Ilana Angel

    September 19, 2012 | 12:01 am

    I appreciate that religion, politics, and sex are taboo subjects to talk about. The problem is that I write about my worldview for a Jewish publication,... More.

  • L’Shana Tova

    By Ilana Angel

    September 16, 2012 | 6:58 pm

    I wish you and your families

    a happy and healthy new year.

    May God Bless you,

    and may you always

    keep the faith.

  • A Bad Back, Blessings & a Remarkable Son

    By Ilana Angel

    September 12, 2012 | 9:10 pm

    A couple of weeks ago I strained my back.  I took a yoga class and turned in a way that I don’t think my body is meant to go.  I felt it happen and it... More.

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Ilana Angel writes two blogs for JewishJournal.com. KEEPING THE FAITH is about her worldview as a single Jewish mother, and KEEPING IT REAL is all about reality television....

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