Shimon and I had four dates in Baltimore before we were unofficially engaged. The first was at Dave and Buster’s. The second I got in the car and he told me we’d be going to there, I freaked out inside. … Continue reading How I Met My Soulmate, Part 2
Back to Baltimore It’s been a year since my last blog and it was thanks to a friend that I realized how important it is to me to keep it up. This year has been full of new processes, and … Continue reading How I Met My Soulmate, part 1
Here are a few questions to ask yourself before making the decision to pack your bags. Continue reading 4 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Deciding to Make Aliyah
Dealing with Lyme disease and the autoimmune challenges that come with it has been seriously intense. And you know what’s crazy? All this took place outside of Israel. Continue reading How I’m Recovering From Chaos (and Lyme Disease)
When I first thought about making aliyah, I went in search of aliyah blogs. I only found one, which is why I began my own. Now, 4 years later, I know a bit more. Here is a list of resources … Continue reading Aliyah Resources!
I can only learn about relationships by being in one. It is with this thought that I allowed my heart to both numb and soften at the same time after my recent breakup, when I found myself with high hopes … Continue reading Hearts Don’t Break Closed: How to Do Life When You Feel Numb
One of the greatest traits I admire in people is the ability to be patient. It’s the most active passivity that exists, and requires the ability to place trust in the future while sitting with the present. To me, … Continue reading Why Waiting Comforts Me
It’s been 5 months since I’ve posted anything on this blog, and it’s not because I’ve been too busy. I’ve just been journaling every day, and it fills me up so much that I forget to write here. Side note: … Continue reading These 5 Ways of Thinking Have Changed My Life
Ok ok ok ok it’s time for a brain dump! I have learned SO many things in the past few months. I’ve learned how to have better boundaries (but it’s a work in progress!). I’ve learned a new language; how … Continue reading Oh, The Places You’ll Go!
This is my kinda my life here. I live somewhere just long enough to get settled, and then I pick up again. I’m feeling down right now. It has been a really blessed 4 months of being a madricha (dorm … Continue reading This is The Life