1. Have baby Check! 2. Realize that having two children within 15 months of each other is similar to having twins. Mothers of twins would probably disagree but are welcome to come babysit to see for themselves. Check! 3. Travel 6,000 miles to the coldest place on Planet Earth with said children for the new… Continue reading Since I’ve Been Gone
Have you ever experienced a moment where you couldn’t possibly feel less cool? This happens to me daily, but every once in a while it hits me hard. Mine came in the form of a Shabbos Robe. Those of you who don’t know what Shabbos is, let alone a Shabbos ROBE, let me explain. Shabbat/Shabbos… Continue reading I’m still cool.
The air is cool in the morning. And again in the evening. Last night I wore boots and a wool beret to hang out in the Sukkah. I can’t tell you how happy this makes me. I love the changing of seasons, and as trite as it sounds, I wait for that cold intake of… Continue reading And the cold drifts in
I’m not even going to get into where I’ve been. Oh how I have so much to tell you. About pizza. And fresh summer salads with feta and balsamic. And slaw. Oh the slaw. But that’s for another post and another time. Because the news I have for you today is so incredible, so mind… Continue reading A Reprieve + Gluten-Free Banana Muffins
I have always dreamed of calling a little piece of land my own. For as long as I can remember, I have imagined a small stone cottage with a vegetable patch, a tree for swinging, and a flower lined path. Now that we live in Israel my dream hasn’t disappeared, but reality has set in.… Continue reading A Home of Our Own
The results are in! Over 60% of polled readers said their guilty pleasure is definitely chocolate. Of course it is. Every Mom should have a secret stash of chocolate in her house for emergencies. I usually keep a good bar of dark chocolate in the fridge and try to avoid stocking other chocolate treats in… Continue reading Chocolate Pudding Pie
Time has flown by. A mere 2 weeks have passed since I started Hebrew Ulpan and I’m shocked at what I’ve accomplished. Within days I could read and write. I can form complex sentences and have started to understand when people address with me questions- I’ve even become an expert eavesdropper. Who knew I would… Continue reading Brainiac