Tag: israeli

  • Those prickly sabras

    Sabra is iconic Israeli fruits that became metaphors for born Israelis (my term for Israelis born in Israel, as opposed to immigrants like us). The plant itself apparently originated in Mexico. I’ve come across these prickly plants a number of times since we arrived in Israel and I am developing a bit of a fascination […]

  • The stunning Israeli rhythmic gymnastics squad

    I had to share this video of the Israeli rhythmic gymnastics squad which recently won the gold medal at the European Championships. It is incredible.