Well today is the day, albeit 1240 am on said day. I have just finished packing with the help my loving family and one very special friend, Rachel. I want to take this opportunity to thank all my friends and family for their love and support, and ass kicking to help me stay on track […]Read More It’s Today!!!
The End..??? So we are nearing the end. School is over. I truly do not understand how 10 months went by so fast. So much has happened this year and it has been an incredible, unforgettable experience. I have made some amazing friends that I have started saying goodbye to and it’s […]Read More The End…???
So the day has finally arrived! The day to go to Ein Gedi and the Dead Sea! Today started with a bright and early wakeup call at 5:55am to be on time for our “6:30am” departure time (quotes because we never leave on time…). By some miracle Kate and I were ready in […]Read More Dead Sea Day!!!
Part 1: Venice So yesterday started bright and early at 230am to get to the airport for the first leg of my journey to Turkey. Me being the punctual Canadian I am, I ended up being to early to check my bags…. Anywhere, once I got through security (and had the my final aroma for […]Read More Venice part 1
Break time! Hello again! It has definitely been a while this time. A lot has happened over the last several weeks! Last week I got to spend an informative week with the Masa Leadership Accelerator learning about adaptive leadership. We learned about adaptive leadership and got to take it from a […]Read More Break Again!!!
Today was a very educational day. I think it was one of the most thought provoking days I have had in a long time. Today we discussed and saw the effects of a very controversial issue, the Arab-Israeli Conflict. We went to Jerusalem and the surrounding important areas in order to understand and see […]Read More Educational Sunday!
Purim in Israel is amazing!!! I think it was one of the most fun experiences so far! On Thursday I was fortunate enough to be able to go to Jerusalem with a couple friends. I was really excited because I heard that there is nothing like Purim in Jerusalem. Sooo Holly and I […]Read More Pur pur PURIM!!!!
Well it’s that time of year here in Israel! It’s PURIM time! I am so excited that I get to spend this holiday here! I used to love Purim as a child, dressing up like Queen Esther and of course the school carnival. But, whatever I did at home has already been matched here […]Read More It’s Just the Beginning
So February is going along quite fast as it usually does. My birthday is tomorrow which is crazy!!! I remember thinking how far away it was in September when we first got here. Last Saturday I went out with my roommates for my birthday which was awesome. I love those girls and I’m happy […]Read More Learning awaits…
SO it’s been a while since my last post. Things have been picking up here. Not only do we work in schools, but now we are volunteering, going to Ulpan (learning Hebrew) and have meetings with our pedagogical advisor. The new year has been filled with activity. We went on a tour of the […]Read More I have been a little MIA while on MITF…
Major Catch Up!!! Well it has been a while but not a lot has happened. Just a little bit about my last couple of days on vacation. So, I left off with me getting ready to leave for the airport. The flight to Bulgaria was perfectly fine, nothing special. It was very quaint […]Read More Major Catch Up!