Tag Archives: family

My Grandfather Moshe – Nice Video My Dad Made

A family oriented post today, but everyone is welcome to share. Since I am posting this on a public blog, I guess a few introductory words are required. I am third generation in Israel. My mother’s grandparents are from Tunisia, … Continue reading

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Hannuka Pictures from Israel

Here it is again, the holiday that can’t be spelled in English! Chanuka, Channuka, Hanuka or Hannuka – I just checked and people are searching Google in all four variations, so I had to use them all in the post … Continue reading

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Boys will be Boys

Sharing some pictures today. First, my boys showing their passion for babies in a recent family get-together. Both Ron and Dan simply adore babies. They really wanted a little brother or sister, but fortunately, my brother-in-law and his lovely wife … Continue reading

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Our New Pets

As I was driving the kids back home from school today, one of these weird dialogues you can only have with kids ensued. “You know, Mom, one of the kids brought a very special pet to school today. I have … Continue reading

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January in Pictures

If you’re in here looking for politics, then you can skip today’s post. It’s all family in pictures – winter pictures of our family in a not very rainy January – Making a small fire with Uncle Boaz: Same day, … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Breakfast Outdoors

“Mommy, I think you have something in your hair.” Just when I thought my kids were the messiest eaters around:

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My Hat is Off for Single Moms

I don’t know how you do this in the long run. These two and a half weeks with IsraeliDad away on his army duties are enough to show me just how hard it is. And I’m lucky enough to be … Continue reading

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Fun Daytrip – Visiting Kibbutzim near Gaza

Reading my title now, it does seem weird 😀 But I think I’ll leave it as it is. I just wasn’t sure how else to describe the location. “The South” doesn’t quite cut it, as technically, this is the center … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Kids to Wind Down in the Evening

It’s not often that I share parenting tips here, but today I’d like to share our recently-discovered method of getting our two active boys, aged 5 and almost-7, to wind down in the evening. Three weeks ago, I was home … Continue reading

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The Wonders of Modern Technology

Sitting here reading the news online, listening to a multi-participant Skype talk in the background.  IsraeliDad on his computer, talking with three of his brothers all in the same time. One is located in his kibbutz up in the Golan. … Continue reading

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