Posts Tagged: tradition

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

Simple food

Sometimes when I want to do something nice for myself, I buy books. That’s how I bought The Unknown Craftsman: A Japanese insight into beauty by Sōetsu Yanagi and Sunday Suppers by Karen Mordechai. Seemingly different, essentially they happen to

Simple food

Sometimes when I want to do something nice for myself, I buy books. That’s how I bought The Unknown Craftsman: A Japanese insight into beauty by Sōetsu Yanagi and Sunday Suppers by Karen Mordechai. Seemingly different, essentially they happen to

North exposure and a ‘sfiha’ for busy moms

It quite fascinates me to get to know the real person behind any creation, be it a book, a painting or a blog. I’ve been following the wonderful and inspiring blog hug hakotev hazfoni (in Hebrew) for over a year.

North exposure and a ‘sfiha’ for busy moms

It quite fascinates me to get to know the real person behind any creation, be it a book, a painting or a blog. I’ve been following the wonderful and inspiring blog hug hakotev hazfoni (in Hebrew) for over a year.

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

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

Green lentils with wild fennel

I love lentils with wild fennel since the first time I tried them at Zahia’s home a year ago. She gave me the recipe – it’s really easy. Usually there is plenty of wild fennel around, but this year, due

Green lentils with wild fennel

I love lentils with wild fennel since the first time I tried them at Zahia’s home a year ago. She gave me the recipe – it’s really easy. Usually there is plenty of wild fennel around, but this year, due

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

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