Joy and Shabbos candles
Shabbos candles have lit up my home for decades and their light literally lifts my spirits. When those candles are lit, everything feels like it will be ok.
3 reasons why our new Israeli weekend beats our old one
I am beginning to love our new Israeli weekends. The current convention is to treat Thursday as the last day of the working week so Friday becomes a lot like Saturday in most countries and Sunday becomes the first day of our work week. Almost everything closes on Friday evening and Saturday which, of course,…