Posts Tagged: women

New beginnings and a spring salad

  I have some exciting news I’ve been dying to share for some time – this blog is on the verge of a total transformation.   I’ve found a partner, who’s taking a leap of faith with me, to take

New beginnings and a spring salad

  I have some exciting news I’ve been dying to share for some time – this blog is on the verge of a total transformation.   I’ve found a partner, who’s taking a leap of faith with me, to take

Roasted red bell pepper spread

  It’s been a while, ha?…. So besides the fact that baby Yeela is already 18 months old, and she’s being nice enough to let me sleep a little better at night… together with a friend (Smadar Nir) I started

Roasted red bell pepper spread

  It’s been a while, ha?…. So besides the fact that baby Yeela is already 18 months old, and she’s being nice enough to let me sleep a little better at night… together with a friend (Smadar Nir) I started

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

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

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

Red and black

Angelika Madi talked about the importance of relationships between women outside of their family circle, and I thought about my own circle of women – friends that listen to me and by encouraging push me forward. And this is my

Red and black

Angelika Madi talked about the importance of relationships between women outside of their family circle, and I thought about my own circle of women – friends that listen to me and by encouraging push me forward. And this is my

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