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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 cuisine.  I love a good bagel and... read on

  • 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 of who I am in terms of my faith, but how he rolled though the festivities was unknown to me.  He is Jewish of course, but were... read on

  • 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 readers are not Jewish, and have written to ask what the holiday means, I thought I would take this opportunity to share the... read on

  • 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 has been bothering me ever since.  I’ve taken pills, gotten a shot, and had acupuncture.  Everything is working, but sadly only... read on

  • September 11

    By Ilana Angel

    September 10, 2012 | 5:16 pm

    On September 11, 2001, 2,819 people were killed in the attacks on America.  We must never forget what happened, or those that were lost. These are the names of people who died on that horrible day.  Remember.  Pray.  Keep the faith.

    WORLD TRADE CENTER Gordon M. Aamoth,... 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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