I was taught that there is no other place for me than Tira, but I want to teach my children differently.
A word in the kids' ear before boarding the plane could make all the difference.
'You!' my wife screams at me. 'You never studied anything in your life and you still earn 10 times more than me!' writes Sayed to Tzafra Dweck, incoming chairperson of the Social Workers Association.
A household chore takes an unexpected turn.
I stopped the car and turned my head to look at the back seat. Her eyes were wide open, her body was frozen, a book of Psalms lay open on her chest.
Do Arabs live near their parents because of culture, or because that is what is convenient for Israelis?
Yair Lapid will move ahead in life, and I’ll still be a newspaper columnist? I don’t think so.
'So long as you sit quietly,' my daughter said when she realized I would be the one coming to a parents’ meeting in class. 'Just don’t try to be funny, Dad,” she said. 'You only embarrass me and yourself.'
I'm warm now, but deep inside I feel that this is an act of deception, an illusion that could be shattered with one irresponsible decision.
With four family members wandering around with strep, it was only a matter of time before the bug bit me too.