Jaffa (Yafo) is a small ancient sea port, today part of the Yafo Tel Aviv municipality.
Until 1948 Jaffa was a Palestinian cultural and economic center.
Today, it is a small community, where Palestinians with Israeli citizenship ("Israeli Arabs") and Jewish citizens of Israel live together.
O-town Ramblings is a blog I started to help clarify and express my thoughts and feelings after my sister's suicide death in 2010. I've learned that grief is a complicated, circular process, especially the kind of grief experience after a suicide. I've found that blogging helps me release my emotions and connect with others that are experiencing similar challenges.
My hope is that by writing honestly about my experiences I'm helping in some small way to remove the silence and stigma that is still so common following a suicide....more
I’m Katie. I married my best friend in college, Jamie, and we live in a lovely old house in Cabbagetown — a fantastic little Atlanta neighborhood.
In 2007, we graduated college, moved in together, landed jobs, and
rescued a neurotic yet lovable dog within a matter of months. We were
also planning a wedding during that time. Life on Oakdale Road was
hectic, and this blog was born.
Welcome to my blog! I'm Nikki and I enjoy baking, babies, breastfeeding, and blogging. Also crafting, fitness, nutrition, education, and anything that has to do with pregnancy and giving birth. Follow me on twitter at @itsoatsosimple....more
Life, Lupus, and a Side of Snark:
I've often wished there were more blogs by smart, funny young women struggling to balance work, life, and chronic illness, so this is my contribution to that particular genre. You'll also find entries about children's literature and young adult fiction mixed in alongside health information and more personal writing....more
I co-author this blog with my boyfriend.
We are surrounded by modes of communication and are constantly bombarded with messages. Traffic signs, T-shirts, graffiti, cell phones, TV, and so many other things are forever providing us with new information. Don't believe us? Here's proof!
ObjectsBlog Travelogue: the world through the eyes of a designer.
Objects Blog (objectsblog.com) brings a fresh perspective to travel. With her keen eye and engaging writing style, designer Pamela Peterson shares the photographs and stories of her adventures around the world. Her readers tag along as she discovers the baths of Budapest, the flea markets of London, the coffee houses of Prague, and the hidden gems of Paris.
Along the way, Pamela finds treasures the rest of us simply pass by. In the blog, find her “stories” of...more
I'm a 50 year old woman who has returned to Kansas City, the place where I grew up, after living the bohemian life in Austin, TX for many years. After years of constantly choosing Mr. Wrong, I've finally found Mr.