Monthly Archives: June 2007

Protest, Potato, Chocolate

Fine, fine, I’ll admit it. I’m really not built for heat. Any thought I’d have of moving to Israel has been struck down because I seriously can’t take the heat. Yesterday was up for a meal and a swim, in … Continue reading

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Greetings from Tel Aviv.

Despite the storm that was brewing on Wednesday afternoon in Chicago, I made it to Tel Aviv right on time. Some highlights. 1. A family of five didn’t buy five seats together and allowed the teenage daughters to rearrange themselves … Continue reading

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I should be, I am.

I should be culling through the pile of clothes on my floor, deciding what I really need to take with me. All those tank tops that a bra can’t possibly go under? LEAVE THEM HERE! Those pants that I just … Continue reading

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Who, what, when?

I leave tomorrow for Israel. Duh. You all know that. Me and my blue hat. Here is who I’m going with (and yes, they are paying for my flight and for my hotel while I’m at the summit.) “ROI is … Continue reading

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Dinner with the man who will be sleeping in my bed.

Whoa! I mean, whoa! What a salacious post title. “Dinner with the man who will be sleeping in my bed! Leah, what the hell are you saying?” Clearly, I’m simply saying that I had dinner with my friend who will … Continue reading

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Two packed nights.

Just a quick note to catch you all up. Tuesday night I had a glass of wine with Billy Pacholski. We went to Millikin together and run into each other on street corners every year or so. Two weeks ago … Continue reading

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Vague Plans.

In nine days, count ’em NINE, I’ll be in Israel. Woo hoo! Or I’ll be somewhere between Chicago and Tel Aviv, whatever. I’ll be well on my way there. I’m starting to make vague plans that are something like this: … Continue reading

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Thoughts.

I have been surrounded by great customer service this weekend, which always makes me quite happy. It started yesterday morning. I was sitting at Metropolis, prayer shawl in my purse and seriously planning on going to shul. I was also … Continue reading

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Things begin to improve

It took me a long time and a lot of tears this week to recover from my trip to New York. I had a busy, but fun, weekend. Printer’s Row Book Fair, a birthday party, a monster yard sale and … Continue reading

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