Tamarim Mishloach Manot in Israel Buzz

The orders for Tamarim Concierge’s Mishloach Manot in Israel, started with a trickle several weeks ago. There has been buzz. Lots of it. And now they’re flying in. No sooner had we landed in Israel after having attended the Nefesh B’Nefesh Mega Aliya Event in New York, when we had to jump right in to […]

Purim Prep

No sooner had Chanuka ended when a slight buzz was already heard in the air. Sure, days were short and wintry. Rain beat down on rooftops and the almond trees had yet to blossom. Still the murmurs could be heard. They started quietly amongst the children. What will you be this Purim? Hamantashen were spotted […]

Yeshiva Week: Itineraries and Quizzes

Here’s a quiz from Tamarim Concierge. It has to do with all the great activities that you can plan for your visit to Israel during Yeshiva Week. Maybe you’re coming to visit your Gap-Year student. Or maybe you’re coming just because the kids are on vacation and it’s a great opportunity to expose them to […]

After the Holidays

Now that the dishes are put away, the Sukkah all packed up and back in storage and menus, recipes and shopping lists tucked away on Google Drive, we can safely say we’ve arrived at that period of time known here in Israel as “Acharei HaChagim”—after the holidays. Many things that were placed on the back […]

Bridging the Gap

I still remember getting ready for my gap year in Israel after high school, even though it was so many years ago.  In those days we didn’t call it a Gap Year.  There was no name.  It was just called the Year in Israel.  I remember the planning, the buying, the packing which all culminated […]