Monthly Archives: November 2008

Something to be thankful about

I hope everyone had a fabulous turkey day.  We sure did.  We spent our weekend at my co-workers house with a bunch of other Americans.  We sure had our share of turkey, pumpkin pie and wine.  Someone even managed to … Continue reading

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Rome Post – Finally

I know, I know it has been a long time since we were in Rome.  I am a slacker and am finally getting around to writing this post. Anyway we didn’t really have a major plan for our trip to … Continue reading

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Beggars vs. Opportunists

Well, last weekend I spent under house arrest with a laptop chained to my leg.  We did go for a short walk in the fields at sunset.  I keep saying that, but Israel is beautiful this time of the year.  … Continue reading

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And this is why life is not completely fair

We just got back from our weekend getaway to Northern Israel.  We really had a great time!!!  There was no pressure to run around and see EVERYTHING because we know we can go back.  The getaway was relaxing and adventurous … Continue reading

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Birthday Boy

Today is David’s big day.  His Sweet 16th!!!!  Ok ok, he is a little bit older than that, but just a little bit.  I was able to take today off from work in exchange for working the weekend.  We are … Continue reading

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The mouse and my birthday

The morning we left for Rome we had to get up at 3 am to make it to the airport.  I got up in a half dazed state to check my email one last time before our trip.  I was … Continue reading

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German Shepherd Dog Update

The German Shepherd Dog we rescued in our moshav is still with us and living on our porch.  She has gained some weight and overall is doing a lot better.  I weighed her yesterday and she was 66.5 pounds.  Since … Continue reading

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6 month anniversary

Yesterday was our 6 month anniversary in Israel.  I know it’s a cliche, but time really did fly by.  I guess time really flies when you make such extreme changes in your life and everything is new.  We never really … Continue reading

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More on Rome

I am working swing shift tonight, so today I got to sleep in until 6:30 and go for a later run.  The weather in Israel is absolutely phenomenal.  It is sunny, but much cooler than normal (in the 70’s).  I … Continue reading

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Roma equals amore

Get it, get it?!?  We are finally back.  Well, we have been back since late Sunday night, but seriously it was one of those vacations that you need another vacation after to recover.  We spent so much time on our … Continue reading

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