Jewish Journal

Happy Thanksgiving 2015

By Ilana Angel

3 days ago

Thanksgiving is a time to say thanks and be grateful for the blessings in our lives. It is a special holiday because we are all being grateful together and... More.

  • 50 By 50 Week 7

    By Ilana Angel

    6 days ago

    7 weeks down and 19 to go.

    Thrilled I didn't gain weight while my mom was visiting.

    I'll be in NYC for Thanksgiving so fingers crossed I do better this week.

    I'm a really trying, still not had potato chips, and most importantly keeping the faith.

  • The Love of a Mother

    By Ilana Angel

    1 week ago

    My mother has been visiting from Canada for the past 16 days. She is leaving today and I am so sad I can hardly breathe. It has been wonderful having... More.

  • The Power of Prayer

    By Ilana Angel

    2 weeks ago

    I pray everyday. Some days it is a conversation and others a rant. There is no plan, routine, or schedule. Some days I pray for a minute, and other days... More.

  • Stories From My Mother

    By Ilana Angel

    3 weeks ago

    I am having a wonderful time having my mother here with me. She has been here a week and it has been so much fun. She will be with us in Los Angeles for... More.

  • Loving My Mother and Being a Mother

    By Ilana Angel

    3 weeks ago

    My mother is visiting and it is wonderful having her here. She is a remarkable woman and I like being with her. I am a lot like her and the older I get... More.

  • The 24-Hour Girlfriend Getaway

    By Ilana Angel

    3 weeks ago

    I write about everything going on in my life. I share the good, bad, sad, funny, beautiful, and ugly. It is my job, my therapy, my legacy, and a... More.

  • A Visit From My Mom

    By Ilana Angel

    November 3, 2015 | 11:04 pm

    I just picked up my Mother from the airport and I am so excited she is here I am hardly able to think straight. I love her very much and it has been too... 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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