It is a good day today!And surprise, surprise – a second post!But then today is a very spesial day – it is exactly a year since we came to Eretz Isroel – Israel! Yes, our aliyah is exactly one year old! We survived our first year and we are definitely wiser, have less illusions and more realistic than we were when we came. And we are still very happy to be here. We have all grown in physical or spir
I thought that I would be able to blog every day as we get ready for our move to Israel. After all, this is something I wanted to do for the past 4 years. Not so. We get so tired and so busy that some days I don’t even make it to the computer. Finally, I had to let you know what’s happening. The shippers are coming tomorrow to pack up our things, that will go by sea. I wish I could wake up the day after.
I am feeling like a little kid strapped into a car seat in the back of a family minivan. Of course, when I was a kid my family did not have a minivan (or any other car) or a car seat for that matter. But I have driven often enough with tired cranky kids in the back to approximate the feeling. If you are lucky enough not to have this dubious driving pleasure lately, than let me remind you that the overwhelming, all im
One of the reasons I love Chanukah so much is that every year something wonderful happens to us. This year is no exception!We were anxiously waiting for my paperwork to be processed by the Israeli Jewish Agency that decides if I would get to make an Aliyah – a return to Israel. Especially hard were the last two weeks when we did all we could and just had to wait without being able to do anything about it. Then