I have an impossible dream of attending a Yeshiva.Of studying centuries’ old text 8+ hours a day.Of picking apart, debating, and then picking apart again our canon with close colleagues. I have an impossible dream of immersing my entire life in Torah. Of taking my learning outside. To share what I know with others.I have… Continue reading I have an impossible dream
If I could go anywhere in the world I would go to Israel. Not modern day Israel-Palestine, filled with life-threatening conflict over a barren land. It would be back to Jerusalem’s glory days—of the days of the holy temple—if I could visit anywhere it would be approximately 2000 years ago. Our last time humanity had… Continue reading If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go?
All was quietListening to my heart beatI centre my breathI feel my body lift with every inhaleAnd fall with every exhaleOf creation Exhale,By body descends and I lose all senses InhaleI ascend,Only when I am hungry And ache for breathI breach the watersNose first ExhaleBefore I my vision clearsMy ears and eyes submerge againMy senses… Continue reading A body in the water
Tish B’av Book Binge List: 3 Weeks Reading Recommendations Eternal Life by Dara Horn – Cascading across over 2000 years, this time-travelling novel features the main character, Rachel, witnessing the destruction of the Second Temple, the conquest of Jerusalem, and the saviour of our Torah. It was a very timely novel to finish just as… Continue reading 3 Weeks Reading Recs
Why Would He Do It? I can’t help it I just know I can’t live without it It feels so natural; I couldn’t be any other way I don’t think about it I have no choice in this I am who I am; The Hebrew, the man from afar I am a Jew (October, 2021)
I couldn’t find an quick and easy “pulled pork” jackfruit recipe online, so I made my own! I want to try this next in my slow-cooker for Shabbat… Is that “Kosher”? Kosher, Vegan and can be made gluten-free I wanted the cheapest vegan pulled pork in as few steps as possible. This is also a… Continue reading Vegan-Kosher 1-Pot BBQ Pulled Jackfruit Recipe
Do you deserve a “good and sweet” year?
If you’ve been looking for an excuse to use your pretty pyrex dishes, here it is!
Read what my tarot deck told me about the coming moon cycle!
After hearing I could use my used coffee grounds in my garden, my plant pots are now filled with more coffee than soil… So I had to find a new zero-waste use for them. My partner dried out an 8 oz jar of used coffee grounds to use as a scrub for the stovetops, but… Continue reading Turn Your Coffee Addiction Into Your Skincare Routine: Recycling Your Coffee Grounds