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  • Manicures, Hookers and LeAnn Rimes

    By Ilana Angel

    August 8, 2013 | 7:23 pm

    This afternoon I broke a nail.  They were long and I knew it was going to happen, so I immediately called my nail girl and was told she could not see me until tomorrow.  The thing with nails is that if one breaks, I take it as a sign I should bite the other ones so they are even. I... read on

  • Dating 101: Hobbits, Bears & Giants

    By Ilana Angel

    August 7, 2013 | 6:14 am

    I like men.  I am raising a boy to be a man. A good man. I like men of all shapes and sizes.  I have dated men who are short, tall, thin, heavyset, bearded, clean shaven, bald, and with a full head of hair.  In terms of how someone looks, I tend to be attracted to bald men with... read on

  • Cougars, Cat Ladies, Baby Steps & a Mechanic

    By Ilana Angel

    August 4, 2013 | 2:07 pm

    I was recently written to by a man who is 38 and thinks I should take a chance and go out with him. At 47, that would make me a cougar.  I don’t date men who are younger than me, and I think the biggest age difference I’ve ever had in terms of a younger man was less than 3 years. ... read on

  • Flying Solo, Facetime, & First Impressions

    By Ilana Angel

    August 1, 2013 | 7:09 pm

    When I took my son to the airport on Tuesday night for his adventure back east, he asked for my phone to program in a number I needed.  I went to the restroom, returned and got my phone, and saw my son off.  I cried the entire way home.  I miss him like crazy and am counting down... read on

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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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