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Dating 101: Being Nice Matters

By Ilana Angel

August 29, 2014 | 7:48 am

I had two dates this week. I am trying. I try more than any of my other single friends. I like men, would like one in my life, and so I try. I date online,... More.

  • Rest in Peace Robin Williams

    By Ilana Angel

    August 20, 2014 | 8:58 pm

    I have tried to write about the passing of Robin Williams since I heard of his death. I was saddened by the loss in a way that left me unable to... More.

  • Canada 101: Home Sweet Home

    By Ilana Angel

    August 15, 2014 | 5:19 am

    I have lived in the United States for 23 years, but Canada is still home. I think of Toronto as being “where I’m from”, even though I have lived in a... More.

  • Dating 101: What was your name again?

    By Ilana Angel

    August 8, 2014 | 2:13 am

    I had a date Tuesday with a man we’ll call “Dave”. I know his name was Dave because that is how he introduced himself. He is 53 years old, works in... More.

  • Where is justice for Alfred Wright?

    By Ilana Angel

    August 8, 2014 | 1:40 am

    I have been writing about the murder of Alfred Wright for months. The death of this man in Jasper, Texas has haunted me. I do not understand why there... More.

  • Motherhood 101: Discussing Israel

    By Ilana Angel

    August 5, 2014 | 11:01 am

    I was born in Israel. Hebrew is my first language. I put my son through 10 years of private Jewish Day School, and sent him to Israel when he was 12... More.




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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