Monthly Archives: August 2010

Getting there…

Important update 3 significant things happened today: 1. I got my social security card. 2. We signed a deal for Internet and phone and it will be up and running tomorrow (!!!) 3. Has a story attached: As some of … Continue reading

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Out of touch

Hello Y’all, So we’ve moved in a couple of days ago and the place is starting to take shape nicely. We’ve already set up everything in the closets And even got a couple of recliners for a ridiculous price. We … Continue reading

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Bank Account

While Eliad is writing about all the fun stuff, I’m in charge of the boring stuff. Almost anyone can open an account, all you need is: 1. Two forms of identification (passport and driving license will suffice). 2. An address … Continue reading

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Boston day

Boston field trip happened to us today and it was awesome! First, while temperatures rose in Israel (we were sorry to hear that), over here it began to rain and cool-down… And amidst this fine weather we parked our car … Continue reading

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Boston night

I didn’t have much time to update but I promise I’ll have another post today or tomorrow. Here’s one: Two nights ago we went out for an evening in Boston. We were both very tired so we made it something … Continue reading

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The Arlingtonians

We are happy to announce that we have found a place to live in! It is in Arlington-heights, Arlington The area is really nice with everythingnwithin walking distance. This is probably the major chip now off our shoulders! The place … Continue reading

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Jet Lag

We’ve arrived here a couple of days ago and yesterday thought that we had the jet lag resolved. When waking up today around 5am we realised we were wrong 😉 but kicked off the day with a small trip to … Continue reading

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Almost (on the way) there

Tonight is our last night in Israel. Sunday morning we will be taking off to the US. It’s pretty exciting to think our next night-sleep will be some place new. We are almost done packing (coffee machine and Wii to … Continue reading

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Counting down

We are flying out on the 15th, everything is 90% complete. All that is left is to pack… which is more than 10% but we’ll make it… After getting 3 needles stuck in me, I contacted the university and they … Continue reading

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The Liver of DOOM

Well, the application at the embassy went ok but then some bloodwork came to light (not related to the embassy… pay attention!): Turnes out all the vaccinations needed for the trip are missing… Oddly enough, I DID get them earlier … Continue reading

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