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Out of sight, out of my mind

The shedding process continues. Finding much to dump; much to my amazement of what probably we never needed. Also finding some treasures in the midst of the mess, but that is more infuriating, because it means I or someone like me, but probably I, will have to go through all the boxes in order to lessen the guilt for missing anything else. 360 more words


letting go with joy

So many years ago, it seems now, I had proposed writing a book with my sister about her encounters with seniors moving to smaller homes. She had powerful stories to tell about their values, or what they found was valuable in the long run. 827 more words


Ukrainian Olah suspects Israeli-American boyfriend is actually just Israeli

(Based on a True Story! Almost!)

By A Shy Mystery Guest Writer

Last Updated 5/11/2016 at 10:00 AM

Bat Yam: Ukrainian Olah Natasha G. moved to Bat Yam four months ago to find a husband. 293 more words


You’re too Israeli to be Polish

Well, that’s an interesting turn of the events.

I have always considered myself Polish. Born and bred. Full stop. You can ask absolutely anyone that has even come in contact with me outside the borders of the Republic of Poland. 869 more words


Israel admits that Hebrew Vowels are just a 50 Year Prank on Olim

By The Daily Freier Staff

Last Updated 5/16/2016 at 4:30 PM

Jerusalem, Givat Ram:  Government and Academic sources, speaking at a Conference held at the Academy of the Hebrew Language, made an astonishing admission today: that the use of Vowels in Hebrew is just one giant punk on Olim. 257 more words



What did JFK say when he went to Berlin? “Ich bin ein Berliner.”   He self-identified as a powerful way to show his political empathy.  Here… 444 more words


Word from Jerusalem - May 2016

Hi gang!  The newest edition of Word from Jerusalem is out, and it’s worth checking out!

The major theme is “Aliyah,” the return of the Jewish people to their homeland.   171 more words