The Jewish Museum in NYC

The Jewish Museum in NYC 150 150 Sarity Gervais

The other day I walked by a poster inside the subway station, which made me stop in my tracks, rather abruptly.The mad wave of rushing New Yorkers behind me, barely…

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Jerusalem Neighbourhoods (part 4)

Jerusalem Neighbourhoods (part 4) 150 150 Sarity Gervais

The main streets are King George and Yaffa streets, both mainly commercial centers and tourist attractions. The area holds many 4/5 star hotels, mainly the historic King David Hotel, the…

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Purim

Purim 150 150 Sarity Gervais

The holiday that’s all fun and joy- On the 14th day of the month of Adar, Jews all over the world celebrate Purim, the favourite holiday of kids and adults…

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Jerusalem in the Snow (part 3)

Jerusalem in the Snow (part 3) 150 150 Sarity Gervais

Hugarian/Yerushalmi babke, the colourful fresh produce market, (with an amusing tale), and the marvel of being an Israeli. Jerusalem is very dear and special to me, but I’m hardly alone.…

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Jerusalem in the Snow (part 2)

Jerusalem in the Snow (part 2) 150 150 Sarity Gervais

Jerusalem is very dear and special to me, but I’m hardly alone. The city is considered by billions of people to be the center of the world. Of all the…

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The new ‘Backyard’ restaurant featuring Gourmet Kosher Food opens with great response!

The new ‘Backyard’ restaurant featuring Gourmet Kosher Food opens with great response! 150 150 Sarity Gervais

Many months ago I wrote a very excited article about the news of a new venture by Mr. Offy Shifman, one of my favorite purveyors of gourmet Kosher food. It…

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Jerusalem in the snow and how newscasts can effect your state of mind (part 1)

Jerusalem in the snow and how newscasts can effect your state of mind (part 1) 150 150 Sarity Gervais

Recently, due to a family health crisis I flew to Israel, where I had nary a moment to smell the roses. I spent 5 weeks being Florence Nightingale, advocate, seeing…

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Whistler, British Columbia Where Else Would You Be?

Whistler, British Columbia Where Else Would You Be? 350 234 Sarity Gervais

For a long time Whistler felt like just another cookie-cutter &quotinsta-resort&quot (just add snow!), if an enormous one. But with time, and the 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics, this place finally…

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What is there to do when you visit Miami?

What is there to do when you visit Miami? 350 208 Sarity Gervais

Miami, has long been the reigning crown jewel of Southern Florida. It’s a city of great beauty, enveloped by sparkling blue waters which separates neighborhoods into islands connected by bridges.…

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The Whistler Vacation

The Whistler Vacation 350 235 Sarity Gervais

A couple of years ago I spent 3 weeks in Vancouver BC, for a much needed ‘girl-time’ with my friend Susan. This sparkling Metropolis is almost utopic, clean and fresh,…

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Paris, City of Light

Paris, City of Light 350 236 Sarity Gervais

As I woke up, rubbing the sleep out of my eyes, I focused on the most delightful sight on the ceiling above. Beautifully colored images floated demurely on the mural…

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Chagall, Master of magic and innovation.

Chagall, Master of magic and innovation. 350 210 Sarity Gervais

A few years ago, on a sizzling summer day, I walked into the MOMA, mainly to cool down, as New Yorkers are known to do&amphellipmuseums, department stores and such are…

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