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Sharon Farber ... recently visited her family in Bat Yam

Sharon pictured with Holocaust survivor and actor Curt Lowens

 You know it has happened to you, perhaps hundreds of t...
A companion through life ... the writer’s aged compendium of prayers


Those were days of awe. The shul in Cape Town, South Africa ...
The Writer’s Drawer website

 You used to write for your school paper. Friends tell ...

Rabbi of Israel for Kids: Rabbi Mordechai Eliyahu Ztk"l Part...
Love story ... soul partners Edward and his wife Judith

It was 1989. Fiftyish, footloose and fancy-free, I was livin...
Mishka before the start of the treatment.

Mishka feeling a little better.

Cooperation ... Shiri with Mishka

The patient waited excitedly for Shiri to set up and remove ...
Photo Credit: Larry & Teddy Page-www.flickr.com

Fair could be the best one yet! IT MIGHT be six months away,...

The semifinals of the Crime Writers' Association annual knoc...

 Zumba Gold girls get into the spirit for Purim T'S alw...

 GOOD CONSUMER SENSE Never assume that if one of the it...

As we go to print we are looking forward to celebrate the Fe...
The interior of the Kerala Synagogue on Moshav Nevatim and (below) the Indian-style art work to be found there.


At work in the garden of the Kalisher Absorption Center

 Once again Cecily Hanson organized a wonderful trip fo...









Karkur now ... how the landscape is changing with apartment blocks, play areas and schools

                &nbs...
Photo Credit: Melissa Wiese www.flickr.com

Did you know you have to take the white hair from the tail o...
Special Interview ... a real treat

SPECIAL INTERVIEW For those of you who did not come to see t...

Until recently, I had a love/hate relationship with quinoa. ...
Busy at work... Sharon Barnett, Director of PHR primary care clinic in Jaffa

At the age of 54, Sharon Barnett made a dramatic decision to...

As we seven women entered the Galleria in Moshav Neve Yamin,...
Riding high on an elephant

Cynthia Barmor and Rachel Max report from paradise in the Indian Ocean

A sea of green, a whisp of spice’



 If China was red, Sri Lanka is green. During a two-wee...
Enjoying the talk by Linda Silverstone


ESRA Herzliya had an entertaining and thought provoking talk...