Monthly Archives: March 2014

The Toilet Paper Epiphany

Over the next few weeks, our main focus will be Passover preparations. As we start to clean and purchase food that is specifically kosher for Passover, we will start to decrease purchases of the foods we cannot have. During the … Continue reading

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Recycling in Israel

I have been meaning to write about recycling in Israel for a while, but never seemed to have enough to say. A recent question from a family member got me thinking that it was time to write about it, so … Continue reading

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Hike for Hope wrap up

As you know by now, I participated in a two day hike in the Arava region of Israel a couple weeks ago.  I felt like it was important for me to go for several reasons.  One, because the purpose of … Continue reading

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Shushan Purim!

Purim has come and gone! We have been thinking about the holiday for a while for two reasons. The first is that my mom purchased a costume for Adina immediately after Halloween since things were ridiculously on sale. It came … Continue reading

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Putting Down Roots

The past few weeks have been a bit stressful as our friends and community have started to realize that our time in Israel is going to be ending soon. I feel lately that I have to keep explaining to everyone … Continue reading

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The Great Outdoors

Life has been so busy lately that this past week Adam and I both crashed. I particularly found it hard to focus on work because I had been doing so much, including going to the lab for the first time. … Continue reading

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Words of Tikkun Olam

The best part of our Fulbright adventure is meeting amazing people. We have been blessed with so many friends here, each with their talents. One of these great people is our friend Alden, who me met at the synagogue that … Continue reading

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