Back in the Holy Land

I was fortunate enough to have a glorious two-and-a-half weeks back in Israel this December! I spent the first week relaxing on my own in Jerusalem, seeing friends, eating at favorite restaurants, and re-exploring my favorite neighborhoods. It was wonderful. On my first evening there, I went to Caffit (one of my favorite Jerusalem restaurants) with … Continue reading

City of David tour and Hezekiah’s Tunnels

Noah and I are back in the United States now! Wow, what a year in Israel. I’m going to try to put out a post or two about the first days back in Boston soon, but for now, here’s a final recap of the last days in Israel. A couple weeks before we left, Noah … Continue reading

Best Breakfast in Jerusalem

Breakfast in Israel is amazing. The Israeli Breakfast is double amazing. eggs+cheese+bread+spreads+veggies+coffee+juice+other rotating goodies = yum/love Noah and I have thoroughly enjoyed going out to breakfast at various locations around Jerusalem throughout this year (see here and here and here). All of these breakfasts are delicious and – let’s face it – pretty similar. Yet, one … Continue reading

Jerusalem (and around Israel)

I lived in Jerusalem for a holy, explorative, and soul-filled year from 2014-2015. It was a highlight of my life that, God willing, I can repeat many times in the future! Below are links to my posts about various neighborhoods, restaurants, activities, and general goings-on in this beautiful, breathtaking and – at times – confusing city. “Without Jerusalem, … Continue reading