A couple of days ago, my wife asked, "where did these three cute little spoons come from?" Normally very observant, I was surprised that she was just noticing the additions mixed into the teaspoon tray. So, I related the story of how they got there. The third day we were picking up trash in Israel,… Continue reading Souvenirs and memories….
You could have knocked me over with a feather. Orna Grinman just completely blew me away and I am still processing, but I had to share this with you immediately!! All of the recent Ani Yosef participants who just returned from Sukkot in Jerusalem will remember that Orna came and spoke to us one evening. … Continue reading Blown away!!
My son took copious pictures on the recent Ani Yosef Sukkot 2018 trip. While he would prefer to be in the woods filming or photographing deer and other wildlife, I think he has a terrific eye for capturing moments and characters with his camera. As I scrolled through many of his pics I started thinking… Continue reading Faces of Ani Yosef (Big Gallery!!)
Silas, my budding videographer, finished the first of several videos he is planning to produce from pictures and video he took in Israel the last couple weeks. This one focuses on the cleaning aspect of Ani Yosef. https://youtu.be/Su_yNsXlBgw
Cleansing the Land Maybe over the next couple weeks I'll have time to post some of the hundreds and hundreds of pictures I have of this amazing trip. While I was so busy I only took about 180 pictures, the combined group took 1000s of pictures. I think Silas alone had 2000 pictures... but then,… Continue reading Sukkot 2018 galleries…
Last night was an amazing finale to a wonderful 16 days in Israel. The warmth and openness of our host community was on full display as we were invited to participate in their Simchat Torah celebration.Almost everyone in our group danced at one point or another, though I did help a couple find their legs....… Continue reading Simchat Torah in Giv’at Ye’arim
Extremely busy with rare WiFi, so, updates later. Just thought I'd squeeze in a teaser from lunch on our first tour day... Swarma lunch with David and Eilene Bush.