Monthly Archives: September 2008

Trip to Karlovy Vary

While in Czech Republic, we took a trip to Karlovy Vary.  We woke up early in the morning and made our way to the bus station and purchased our tickets for less than 10 dollars one way for a 2.5 … Continue reading

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I heart Prague

First, sorry it has been so long since I last wrote.  Last week was a whirlwind: my parents left, work was very busy, a funeral and a wedding, but more about all those later.  There is so much to write … Continue reading

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Yad Vashem

Rita’s parents left yesterday and before they left Rita’s mom wanted to see the holocaust museum at Yad Vashem in Jersusalem.  The museum has special meaning for Rita’s mom because many of her family members were killed in the holocaust. … Continue reading

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A quick update … we are still tired

I know, I know … it has been awhile since we have posted.  Rita’s parents will be heading home tomorrow night and we had a great time while they were here.  We showed them around quite a bit of Israel … Continue reading

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Tired

I would write a longer post, but I am so tired.  We spent all day walking around Jerusalem Old City and a little outside.  Every time I go to Jerusalem, there is so much to see and talk.  It is … Continue reading

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Parents are here

My parents flew in last night to visit us.  Today was their first full day in Israel.  We wanted to take is easy, since they are pretty jet lagged, so we took a trip to the Beit Guvrin National Park.  … Continue reading

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New Neighbors

The other day Dave and I were jogging by the road and noticed a ridiculous amount of what looked to us like deer droppings.  We had no idea where they could come from since this is really not deer country.  … Continue reading

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We’re going to battle

Don’t worry we’re not going to throw rocks into Gaza, just going to the grocery store.  Ok, I like to blow things out of proportion and complain, but I simply do what I do best.  I know Dave already wrote … Continue reading

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Finally here…

Today is September 1st, in my mind finally the first day of fall, although officially it is September 22nd.  It was also always the first day of school when I was growing up and is the first day of school … Continue reading

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