Category Archives: interviews

As green as it gets

Carmit Elkayam, Koranit, 24.02.2016 Carmit is a chef that specializes in healthy gourmet food. About a year ago she published her first book Roasted Figs and Red Lentils  (in Hebrew) that recently won the second prize at the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2016

As green as it gets

Carmit Elkayam, Koranit, 24.02.2016 Carmit is a chef that specializes in healthy gourmet food. About a year ago she published her first book Roasted Figs and Red Lentils  (in Hebrew) that recently won the second prize at the Gourmand World Cookbook Awards 2016

Insaf

Insaf Arrabi, Kafr Manda, 24.06.14 Insaf is 33 years old; she lives in Kafr Manda and works in Sindyanna of Galilee, a fair trade non-profit organization.   How did you start weaving baskets? After the graduation from the Wizo College

Insaf

Insaf Arrabi, Kafr Manda, 24.06.14 Insaf is 33 years old; she lives in Kafr Manda and works in Sindyanna of Galilee, a fair trade non-profit organization.   How did you start weaving baskets? After the graduation from the Wizo College

Without words

Dalia Ben Mayor, Yodfat, 07.05.14 Dalia is an amazing ceramicist. She’s the owner of Shino, a pottery studio built as an integral part of her family’s home that overlooks the Yodfat Mound (Tel Yodfat). Her beautiful pottery works, made for the

Without words

Dalia Ben Mayor, Yodfat, 07.05.14 Dalia is an amazing ceramicist. She’s the owner of Shino, a pottery studio built as an integral part of her family’s home that overlooks the Yodfat Mound (Tel Yodfat). Her beautiful pottery works, made for the

Talking dugri

Hedva Livnat, Kibbutz Tuval, 02.04.14 Hedva is the publisher and a co-founder of Dugrinet, a web magazine from the Galilee that addresses communal, social and political issues. She is part of the women only multicultural team that runs Dugrinet that

Talking dugri

Hedva Livnat, Kibbutz Tuval, 02.04.14 Hedva is the publisher and a co-founder of Dugrinet, a web magazine from the Galilee that addresses communal, social and political issues. She is part of the women only multicultural team that runs Dugrinet that

Eating locally

Dr. Uri Mayer-Chissick, Neve Eitan, 06.02.14 I went to Neve Eitan to meet Uri in his deli and was fortunate to meet his crew as well – Tali, Anat, Roman and Ifat – together they make this place what it

Eating locally

Dr. Uri Mayer-Chissick, Neve Eitan, 06.02.14 I went to Neve Eitan to meet Uri in his deli and was fortunate to meet his crew as well – Tali, Anat, Roman and Ifat – together they make this place what it

Zahia

Zahia Sawad, Hussniyya, 26.01.14 Zahia is 43 years old and has three children. She lives in a Bedouin village Hussniyya. During the months of winter and spring she forages edible wild plants, teaches how to cook them in the field

Zahia

Zahia Sawad, Hussniyya, 26.01.14 Zahia is 43 years old and has three children. She lives in a Bedouin village Hussniyya. During the months of winter and spring she forages edible wild plants, teaches how to cook them in the field

Cooking with love – part I

Sajida Ben Tzur, Kfar Vradim, 27.01.14 Sajida is 32, born in Ajmer, India, and moved  with her family to Israel 2 and a half years ago. She is the chef behind Masala – Indian Kitchen boutique – and a professional Kathak  dancer (classical

Cooking with love – part I

Sajida Ben Tzur, Kfar Vradim, 27.01.14 Sajida is 32, born in Ajmer, India, and moved  with her family to Israel 2 and a half years ago. She is the chef behind Masala – Indian Kitchen boutique – and a professional Kathak  dancer (classical

On fire and inspiration

Dalit Harel, Atzmon, 02.01.14 Dalit is a Nia teacher and dance therapist; she lives in Atzmon in Misgav. We’ve met to talk about Nia, joy and inspiration. Which words or feelings come up when you think about Nia? Grounding, pleasure, breath

On fire and inspiration

Dalit Harel, Atzmon, 02.01.14 Dalit is a Nia teacher and dance therapist; she lives in Atzmon in Misgav. We’ve met to talk about Nia, joy and inspiration. Which words or feelings come up when you think about Nia? Grounding, pleasure, breath

The pattern of change

Angelika Madi – Afnan Al Galil, Arraba (06.02.13) Angelika lives in Arraba. She is the director of Afnan al Galil, a non-profit organization that promotes women’s leadership education and empowerment. We talked about women, freedom and traditional Palestinian embroidery. (scroll

The pattern of change

Angelika Madi – Afnan Al Galil, Arraba (06.02.13) Angelika lives in Arraba. She is the director of Afnan al Galil, a non-profit organization that promotes women’s leadership education and empowerment. We talked about women, freedom and traditional Palestinian embroidery. (scroll

The best cucumbers in Israel

Imad –  Tzippori (interviewed on 22.01.13) Imad is 36 years old and has three children. He lives in Nazareth in the Tsafafra neighborhood, where most families are originally from the Saffuriya village (now Tzippori). In addition to his work in

The best cucumbers in Israel

Imad –  Tzippori (interviewed on 22.01.13) Imad is 36 years old and has three children. He lives in Nazareth in the Tsafafra neighborhood, where most families are originally from the Saffuriya village (now Tzippori). In addition to his work in