Chanukah Isn't Christmas: How TV Gets It Wrong (Almost) Every Time

Chanukah is not Christmas.I realize that, on the surface, that distinction should seem rather self-evident (what with the whole Jewish/Christian being entire different religions thing).But sadly, the difference has not been honored on television. ...more
Great piece!  Happy Thanksgivukkah! Oh wait...  Happy First Day and Second Night of Hanukkah on ... more

A Letter to My Niece: You Can Be Whatever You Want to Be

Dear Athena, ...more
A real Savvy Auntie! Loved this post. more

I'm an Aunt! Now What Kind of Aunt Am I Going to Be?

My husband's sister had her first baby last week, making my husband a first time uncle and, of course, me a first time aunt. An aunt! I've always wanted to be an aunt! As I held him in my arms and looked at his head full of hair, I imagined the days yet to come. Our sons are now cousins for the first time as well, and I could almost hear the future laughter of three little boy cousins, chasing frogs and shooting each other with sticks. I don't know who this little boy will be when he grows up, but I knew that I loved him as purely and as wholly as I love my little boys. But I was left wondering what kind of aunt I will be....more
Auntie Jenna! Welcome to the Auntourage!  You're a DebutAunt - a first time aunt! You already ... more