We вЂ™m sitting in a Manhattan apartment viewing the sunlight set with 11 of brand new YorkвЂ™s most qualified Jewish singles. It is Friday evening additionally the dining dining table is really A shabbat that is traditional settingвЂ”a glass filled up with dark wine, freshly-blessed candles and challah bread that is been ripped apart and passed round the table. The group is hushed as Erin Davis a 30-year-old, waif-like blond, our host for the evening, announces it is time for ice breakers, where weвЂ™ll read funny and ironic factual statements about one another and guess who it might be.
Later IвЂ™ll keep after organizing a night out together with an adorable man handpicked by Davis who my mom would kvellвЂ”ahem, gushвЂ”over. This really is вЂњShabatness,вЂќ a service that is invite-only creates young Jewish specialists over Shabbat dinners.