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Hello, my loyal readers.  Next month will mark six-and-a-half years living in Israel and the same amount of time blogging.  I’ve written about war, work, Jerusalem vs. Tel Aviv, and of course, everything an oleh chadash could laugh about from mopping the floor to ridiculous...

In case you missed it, here's my latest blog post from the Times of Israel.  Enjoy and Shabbat shalom!   Once upon a time, 45 bajillion blog posts were written about olim, their complaints, and a partridge in a pear tree. In our immediate-reaction, “look, two...

On August 9th/10th, 2006, I did the craziest, boldest, scariest, and most exciting thing I have ever done: move to Israel. Where have the last five years gone? I have been anticipating this day for some time now and I knew I'd have to mark it...

As my occasional contribution to the Jewish blogging community, I have volunteered again to host Haveil Havalim, the weekly "blog carnival" of the Jewish/Israeli blogosphere. (Ech omrim "blogosphere"?) Haveil Havalim was created by Soccer Dad and currently maintained by our friend Jack. I have...

Update: That's a question above, by the way, not a declaration. This is a post I've been meaning to write for a while. Hey, remember this blog? The one which made fun of Israel, cultural differences, America, Hebrew, "yiyeh b'seder", and, oh...