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April is a big month for Ram and I.  Ram has a doctors appointment in Jerusalem that's required for the visa process; the only doctor in Israel who does these government exams. Ten days after that is his visa interview, also in Jerusalem. At the interview he could be granted a green card! It's exciting… Continue reading Passover

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Bedroom Demon

Something was in the bed... and it wasn't my husband. I dreamt that a needle poked my baby toe. It felt so real that I woke up halfway for a second but instantly passed back out. Later on, I'm not sure how much later, something big and sharp was on my arm, right on the… Continue reading Bedroom Demon

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Desert Shenanigans Part 2

Our main reason for this trip was to see Masada Fortress. Masada fortress overlooks the Dead Sea from atop a huge rock plateau, who's all sides are massive cliffs. From what people told me and from what I read this is the popular belief of what happened there. During 73-74 CE the fortress was under… Continue reading Desert Shenanigans Part 2

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Desert Shenanigans Part 1

I love the desert! So when Ram suggested we take a trip there, I was all in! A little over an hour into our drive the grass fields and lush trees faded to hills of sand and rocks. We snaked our way down to 400 meters below sea level to a that highway runs alongside… Continue reading Desert Shenanigans Part 1

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Story Time

If you can't say anything nice then don't say anything at all... I can't say anything nice today and more so I don't feel like saying anything nice. So instead I decide to share a few short stories I found off the internet. Two serious and one just for fun. Enjoy! Shark Bait During a… Continue reading Story Time

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Chasing peacocks in Gaza

I felt like a kid again as Ram and I rode bikes outside of Kibbutz Erez. Though as a kid I never rode a electric bicycle which is what I was on, and it's incredibly awesome! With one push of my foot I got a boost that pushed me ten times farther. The bike is… Continue reading Chasing peacocks in Gaza

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New Chapter

It's been only a week since I didn't go home, a long and eventful one. We've found an apartment and moved in, extended my tourist visa, and sent more documents to the NVC. I have another three months in Israel until we need to do something else to extend my stay. The women who helped… Continue reading New Chapter