PurimFest 2011

This week marked Purim, the biggest balagan to ever hit the streets of Tel Aviv. This was my first experience with Israeli holidays and it was all I thought it would be and more! Here in Israel holidays don’t just last a day or two, they last for an entire week! So come Monday people … More PurimFest 2011

Jump Right In!

I was a little bit nervous for my first day of volunteering on Sunday. Honestly, it’s intimidating not knowing the language that your students are speaking. I woke up bright and early feeling a little unsure of myself (what had I gotten myself into!) Gladly, those fears were put to rest by the end of … More Jump Right In!

Last Day of Work!

It’s official people, I’m done with the filing gig. Does anyone else hear angel’s singing softly in the background? I’M SO HAPPY! Don’t get me wrong, I’m insanely grateful for the opportunity to work at the medical office and make a few bucks before Israel, but this job has come close to sucking all the … More Last Day of Work!

Ice Ice Baby

This morning I got my first glimpse of the ice-world that surrounds us! After last night’s ice storm a quarter-inch of the glassy stuff encased literally everything in the yard. It was absolutely beautiful (even more beautiful because I didn’t have to go to work! Real world snow day…woohoo!). A Winter Wonderland 🙂 So what … More Ice Ice Baby

Mentally Wiped

Filing is getting to me. Filing is really really getting to me. There’s only so long that a human being can withstand the mindless action of alphabetizing, disorganizing, and re-alphabetizing lists of names over and over and over again. Today was one of those days where I just couldn’t stop my brain from thinking about … More Mentally Wiped