Tag Archives: adjustment

  • Aliyah-versary Financial Checkup

    Happy Aliyah-versary! You’ve made it through your first year! Now… it’s time for that first year financial “checkup,” and to move from adjusting to thriving in Israel! The first year of Aliyah is a wonderful, overwhelming, busy, crazy time. You work hard in that first year to make your house feel like a home, to […]

  • Life without Cruise Control

    Every Oleh/Olah has those things they miss from their lives in North America.  It is just a fact of life: when you are an immigrant you compare things to what it was like in your previous lifestyle.  Personally, it took me three years to get used to having work on Sundays.  I still occasionally call […]