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Timing is Everything!

So it’s new years eve, you are not working, what would you spend your morning doing? Sleeping was the first option that I wanted. Alas, it was not meant to be.   I have had…

Frumster Files – Closing Arguments

OK, we all know couples who met on Frumster, got married and live a very happy life together. If I recall correctly Frumster boasts over 1100 matches made (it doesn’t say marriages, it says matches….interesting…

“Those that can – do, Those that can’t – teach” (chinese proverb)

I have the utmost respect for teachers. It is a job that I could never do. I have enough managing my own little people. I cannot imagine dealing with other people’s kids all day long…

Frumster Files #78544

Dear Sweet Naïve little boy,   You and other little men who have barely grown a chest hair take great enjoyment in emailing me, and emailing me often. My polite response that I am not…

Frumster Files #78543

Dear Dude #1,   Let me just tell you a little secret. If you want to date me, or even have a conversation or an email exchange with me, your initial email to me has…

I’m so sexy it hurts? I think not!

What on earth is wrong with the world today? In a rest stop somewhere on the Northbound I87 I came across this onesie – what were they thinking? It was bad enough when I saw…

Blue Moon…….

Ok, I know I am going to sound like an old dried up prude here, but I have to get this out of my system. I was in the grocery store on Friday doing my…

School supplies

I remember well the days that we went to school with whatever pens and pencils we found lying around, and had textbooks and workbooks provided to us. These days we are sent lists of equipment,…

Olympic Meshugass!

I actually listened to the rabbi’s speech today in shul, and most of what he said ticked me off. Maybe it’s just me, or maybe he is usually controversial and I never listened before.  …

SOLITUDE

If wo/man is not meant to alone, then why is it so difficult to find the right “one”, and to keep him/her? I myself am single, I have a few friends who are in the…

A throwaway remark

Sometimes it’s the comments that aren’t premeditated that hurt the most. Recently, being the only slim person at a table with some people of larger size, I felt very insulted. I was offered dessert after…

Open letter to Mr PigMansky

Dear Mr PigMansky   On Shabbat (shabbes to you) my sons walked past you on the street and bid you a Good Shabbes. You returned their greeting politely, probably because they were wearing white shirts…