About Karen

Karen Cinnamon runs online brands, apps, and communities that help Jewish women all over the world feel connected, included and empowered.

She was recently named one of the top 100 influential Jews of 2023 in the Jewish 100, and is the founder of Smashing Life, the fastest-growing community  for Jewish women in the world, as well as Smashing The Glass the world’s biggest Jewish wedding platform.

Karen is also the author of the  bestselling Jewish Joy Journal – the no.1 gratitude journal and goal planner for Jewish women – the perfect daily practice to feel happy, connected, and confident from the inside out.

She has been dubbed the “Oprah of Jewish Joy” and the Queen of Jewish Positivity, and as the founder of Your Jewish Life™ – the premier podcast, Instagram account and weekly newsletter for Jewish and Jew(ish) millennials, Karen reaches, and positively impacts, over 4 million users every week.

She has been featured in numerous publications such as the New York Times, BBC, Mail Online, and on BBC World News.

Follow Karen on Instagram at @yourjewishlife

Hear Karen on: BBC Radio | Podcast Against Antisemitism | See Karen on the: BBC | Jewish Chronicle | New York Times | Top 100 Influential Jews of 2022 in the Jewish 100 | Top 100 Influential Jews of 2023 |   Jewish Journal | Jewish News | Parents.com | 18 badass Jewish women who are killing it on social media