There are great advantages to living as an expat abroad, especially in raising kids abroad. But besides these advantages, we as parents need to be aware of the disadvantages and the difficulties of living abroad and raising children in a foreign land. Over the past seven years, my family and I ...
December 3, 2014yanIrshe
As an active volunteer in IsraAID, the Israeli humanitarian aid NGO, I helped with fundraising for humanitarian aid given by IsraAID in the aftermath of Typhoon Yolanda in the Philippines. After the initial emergency aid right after the typhoon (November 2013), IsraAID teams continued their work, implementing programs in medical ...
May 18, 2014Iris Hertz
Life in the Far East is full of first-time life experiences. People in Israel, being in the Middle East, often refer to Southeast Asia as the Far East. I tend to agree with this because life is very different and foreign from the Israeli way of life. A friend here ...
March 22, 2012Iris Hertz