Jewish Journal

The Lawyer and The Engineer

By Julie Shuer

May 13, 2014 | 1:31 am

The Lawyer and The Engineer

The day has finally arrived.  We move into our glorious apartment inTel Aviv’s fashionable Basel neighborhood.  There is a knock, a knock, a knock on the... read on

  • The Good, The Bad, and The Chag

    By Julie Shuer

    April 6, 2013 | 8:33 am

    The Good, the Bad, and the Chag

    HaTov (the good)
    Back in Tel Aviv once again, in a lovely rented flat in the Basel neighborhood where we are in the process of purchasing a small apartment. The first order of business after Steve’s arrival is to show him our apartment to be,... read on

  • October 2012

    By Julie Shuer

    January 20, 2013 | 1:17 pm

    Israel has been my passion ever since my first trip with a youth group at age 18. Throughout college, graduate school, and a number of years of single life thereafter, the desire to visit and live in Israel did not wane.  In 1984 my fiancé, Steve, joined me on a young adult... read on

  • Rewind: Spring 2012

    By Julie Shuer

    December 17, 2012 | 4:18 pm

    With three young adult children living in Israel I decided early last spring to leave the comforts of my husband, home and dog in the lunchbox section of Beverly Hills for a rather worn looking flat in the city center of Tel Aviv.  Pathetic language learner that I am I continued my... read on




I am a wife, eema, retired occupational therapist, dog lover, yoga practioner, daily swimmer, book club participant, foodie and cook, ardent zionist and a persistant student of...

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