Josh Eats

October 27th marks the beginning of my 24th journey around the sun, and is also the day we celebrate that I have been on one quarter of those journeys with Josh by my side. Today marks six incredible years, six times we have embarked around the sun together. We have trekked across oceans, climbed mountains, … More Josh Eats

Just Israeli Things

Israel is like an island in the Middle East. It is an incredibly unique country that is unlike both the East and the West. Its complex combination of ancient and modern history has resulted in a vibrant diversity that at times makes me feel like I am strolling through the streets of a busy European … More Just Israeli Things

Atonement on the Open Road, A Yom Kippur Story

An extraordinary thing happens in the metropolis of Tel Aviv, Israel’s city that never sleeps. As afternoon dims into dusk on the eve of Yom Kippur the city slows and is blanketed in a strange silence. While religious Jews dressed in holiday whites rush to synagogue to start atoning for the past year’s sins, a … More Atonement on the Open Road, A Yom Kippur Story