Tag Archives: JNF

Good News Friday – new baby edition

Another hard week has gone by, but at least for me and my family it had a very happy end. We became the proud grandparents of a new baby granddaughter! ❤ The happy (and rather overtired) new parents are our … Continue reading

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Tu B’Shvat Higia

It’s the 15th of Shvat – Tu B’Shvat – today, the Jewish “birthday of the trees”. The halachic (legal) importance of the day was to know from which date to start counting in order to calculate when to give tithes, … Continue reading

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British PM Cameron resigns from JNF patronage

Is this a sign of bad things to come from Britain? Or is it truly, as Cameron’s office states, simply a matter of not having enough time?   David Cameron has stepped down from being a patron of the Jewish … Continue reading

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