Category Archives: Life in Jerusalem

Daily life in Jerusalem; What is effecting us daily, comments about life in Jerusalem and the world around us, family and friends,

A response to the EU Boycott of Yesha Israel

EU report recommends boycott on Israeli settlement products The European Union has recommended that its 27 member states “prevent” all financial transactions that support Israel’s settlement activities in the West Bank. In its Jerusalem Report 2012, an internal report written by the EU mission heads in Jerusalem and Ramallah, the European Union suggested that member […]

The Third Temple – Dayenu

Dayenu From the Pesach Haggadah How many levels of favors has the Omnipresent One bestowed upon us: If He had brought us out from Egypt, and had not carried out judgments against them Dayenu, it would have sufficed us! If He had carried out judgments against them, and not against their idols Dayenu, it would […]

The Three Kittens

These are three kittens that were rescued in Jerusalem. Neo,the feisty Tabby, named after the Fictional character in the Matrix. Duke, with the white paws, Named after John Wayne, and Cookie, named after the Sesame Street Character, Cookie Monster. We wish to thank the JSPCA in Jerusalem for all their help. If you would like […]

The Emuna Cats

The Emuna Cats By: Chaya Golda Ovadia I’m not really a cat lover. I do have a soft spot for animals but until we took in Reggie eight years ago, I would have never thought I would adopt a cat. I grew up with a dog and after I was married we looked after a […]

Tisha B’Av 2013 תשעה באב תשע”ג

On Tisha B’Av we have a choice of either the past or the future of Light and Joy, Gladness and Honor! Tisha B’Av 2013: The Children Are Ready II TEMPLE INSTITUTE It’s time to come home! Nefesh B’Nefesh: Live the Dream 1-866-4-ALIYAH   Don’t miss the excitement of the 3rd Temple. Click on the banner […]

Organic Farming frees us from pesticides, herbicides, fertilizers,

How Organic Farming Could Release Us From the Curse of Fertilizer By Dr. Mercola July 02, 2013 Environmental pollution is a significant problem. But while most of the focus is placed on polluting industries, toxins like mercury and small particle traffic pollution, a major source of environmental devastation is caused by modern food production. […]

Yerusalayim Torah Academy Graduates June 2013

We are very proud of our 18 graduates! They are continuing to integrate into Israeli society next year. Visit us at: phone:054-668-8876 :טלפון from Nefesh B’Nefesh: Yerushalayim Torah Academy for Girls The goal of YTA is to ensure a successful absorption for new immigrants in high school by focusing on each individual student’s needs. […]

Kiychi’s Diary

Kiychi is writing in her diary while eating Ice Cream. Dear Diary, or should we just say I think my life is over with. My humans have adapted 4 cats last week. I’m a very likeable cat in many ways but – when that new female came here I managed to keep her in one […]

Kosher Israeli Food pyramid

The_Gate_of_Kashrut Click here for larger image This is a sample of food types and the frequency of each: Daily: Drink Water and Exercise. Walking is always good. Breads, Grains, Pastas, Potatoes, Hummus, Carrots, Salads, Fruits and Vegetables, Olives and Olive Oil, Nuts, Dairy, Milk, Rice Milk, Yogurt, Cheese, Weekly: Chicken, Fish, Eggs, and Grape Juice, […]

What happened to Spring