Category On Eagles’ Wings

We have landed in Israel!

Next Stop Continued : to Tel Aviv!

Mechanical issues and plane was delayed. But we are  back on schedule!

Where in the World is Rabbi Simes?

Use this link to find out!

Next Stop, Tel Aviv!

In Transit – To Toronto We Go!

It’s Zero Hour!!

This is it! We’re finally here! We leave to the airport in just a few hours! A quick thought…. This afternoon my family attended a Channaka luncheon at my kids’ school. At the end of the program, the principal asked me if it would be okay if he’d wish my wife and I Mazal Tov […]

Turning the Cumbersome Into Cruise Control

Another Installment In, “My Israel Adventure Prep”– My Trusty Helper. It’s the substitute for my mobility. In a very real way, an extension of my own body. The inspiration behind the title for this blog. Should it break down or malfunction in any way (as happens on occasion), I become literally powerless, with no destination […]

My Family’s Incredulous Joy!

Even your precautions couldn’t prepare me for your incredible email! I burst out in tears and they are still streaming down my face. I  will certainly need a big box of tissues at the חתונה. I am leaving now for work – don’t ask me how I will get anything done today. I will call […]

Surprising My Family

Hello everyone from the freezing and frozen land of the Eskimos, Okay guys – you better be sitting down for this one! I don’t think I’ve ever made an announcement even remotely close to what I’m about to say. Now don’t start jumping to conclusions (conquer your urge to read the end of this email). […]

On Eagles’ Wings

I have an ENORMOUS announcement to make. But first, allow me to give you a bit of an introduction. I have experienced quite a few life altering events over the past three years. A few examples come to mind. Surviving a crash that should have killed me, according to natural law. Weaning off of my tracheotomy, […]