On losing a close friend

It has been awhile since I have been able to write on Modest Jerusalem. I like to think that my breaks from posting are those times of reflection, exploring, taking in the world (aka regular daily life!) and waiting for the right time to let it all out and share. Sometimes it comes out in …

The 5 Women Who Help Me Balance my Nutritional, Mental and Hormonal Health

Today I want to talk about balance, because this is what we all essentially want to achieve on a daily basis, right? Balance at work, at home, with friends and family.  And of course, balancing our health. If we don’t balance our health, and more specifically our nutritional, mental and hormonal health which is all …

July and August afternoon activities for children in Jerusalem’s gardens

This will be my third year taking the kids to "Meeting in the Garden", where the Community Council "Ginot Ha Ir" sponsors activities on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday afternoons, at 5pm, throughout July and August. They take place in public gardens in Katamon, the Germany Colony, Rehavia, Talbiya, Yemin Moshe, Kiryat Shmuel and Nayot. I love …