Jewish Journal

Is Facebook the New Yente?

By Nikki Tabibian

August 18, 2015 | 9:29 am

The question crossed my mind when my dear Grandmother Sarah joined us one Shabbas evening and suggested we screen my uncle’s new girlfriend on, “De... More.

  • Schmuck and the City

    By Nikki Tabibian

    August 13, 2014 | 11:57 am

         During my first months on the East Coast, snowfall, rain and hail hit The City, while a storm of vexing questions plagued my frozen suburban mind:

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  • Hiatus Schmiatus

    By Nikki Tabibian

    July 29, 2014 | 12:13 pm

    A message from the author:

    My dearest readers and adoring fan (hey Grandma),

            When I began writing Le’chaim To Laughter, I was committed to... More.

  • How to Become a Writer

    By Nikki Tabibian

    April 21, 2014 | 2:58 pm

    How to Become a Writer
    From the untold memoires of a struggling schmuck…

    First off, have immigrant parents. These outstanding individuals will give... More.

  • Eat, Pray, Stress.

    By Nikki Tabibian

    November 16, 2012 | 5:04 pm

    Eat, Pray, Stress.

    The past few months have driven me mashooganah and left me with this golden motto, for with each AP, SAT and in class essay I’ve... More.

  • Le’chaim to College

    By Nikki Tabibian

    November 16, 2012 | 4:59 pm

    Mother dearest’s best friends second cousins father in laws step daughters ex-boyfriend’s father who almost graduated from Harvard in the 60’s once... More.

  • Le’Chaim to France

    By Nikki Tabibian

    August 27, 2012 | 3:09 pm

    During last summer my family and I took a trip to Europe. From what I recall, I enjoyed most of the sites we visited, but one spot particularly captured... More.




Inspired by the works of Sholom Aleichem and the guilt of her great grandmother Sara (may she rest in peace), Le’chaim to Laughter documents the daily struggle of a...

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