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The One Thing Every Jewish Mother Will Understand

Nancy Solomon | Posted 01.03.2016 | Fifty
Nancy Solomon

I struggle with my inner yenta and honestly don't know if yentaitis is an inherited trait or learned behavior. Whichever it is, I got it.

Watch Jewish Moms Try To Win Bachelorette's Heart For Their Sons

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.24.2015 | Religion

It's kind of like "The Dating Game," but this BuzzFeed version has a twist: Instead of bachelors answering questions from a bachelorette to win a date...

For Mom on Mother's Day 'Ode to Peggy Coyne'

Chef Rossi | Posted 05.08.2016 | Fifty
Chef Rossi

I learned a lot from Peggy Coyne. Peggy was the CIA of sample sales, the Lois Lane of letters -- small town, simple and lethal.

25 Signs You're Becoming Your Jewish Mother

Amanda Scherker | Posted 05.11.2014 | Comedy
Amanda Scherker

The truth hit me faster than that third glass of Manischewitz at the Coens' Sabbath dinner: I am officially turning into my Jewish mother.

Oh my GAD: Confessions of a Neurotic Jewish Mother

Shira Hirschman Weiss | Posted 07.08.2012 | Parents
Shira Hirschman Weiss

I don't remember having an obsessive mind as a child. I don't recall mulling things over and second-guessing decisions and, as my friends and family call it, "harping."

'Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior' | By AMY CHUA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

A lot of people wonder how Chinese parents raise such stereotypically successful kids. They wonder what these parents do to produce so many math whizz...

OMG, My 82-Year-Old Mother Just Friended Me On Facebook!

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andy Ostroy

My first instinct was to take my laptop up to the roof and toss it off the building like an oversized Frisbee. Quickly.