Author: Audrey

Reduce & Recycle Waste

Nespresso Citz

Last week, I had an interesting exchange with a reader from Australia who voiced her concern about me drinking Nespresso coffee because the used coffee pods are non-biodegradable and creating a landfill problem.  I thought I should write a post on  waste reduction and social responsibility. Reducing Waste Reducing waste requires extra effort and cost and

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Shalom! Herman Stream

Israel Herman Stream

Shalom! Continuing our journey in Israel, if you missed my earlier post, check out Shalom! Israel We went up north to visit the nature reserves at Golan.  First stop was to Hermon Stream or in the past known as Caesarea Philippi.  The Hermon Stream receives its water from the southern slopes of Mount Hermon and the

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Shalom! Capernaum, The Town of Jesus

Capernaum

Shalom! Continuing our journey on my trip to Israel, if you missed my earlier post, check out Shalom! Israel Continuing our journey reliving the life of Jesus at Capernaum, The Town of Jesus. According to the Gospels, Jesus selected Capernaum as the center of his public ministry in the Galilee after he left the small mountainous

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Shalom! Sea of Galilee

Sea of Galilee

Shalom! Continuing our journey in Israel, if you missed my earlier post, check out  Shalom! Israel Continuing our journey reliving the life of Jesus at the Sea of Galilee. According to the New Testament, Jesus lived, preached and performed miracles in the Sea of Galilee and the surrounding area.  It was here that Jesus fed five

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Shalom! Mount of Beatitudes

Mount of Beattitudes

Shalom!  Continuing our journey in Israel, if you missed my earlier post, check out Shalom! Israel Our journey reliving the life of Jesus has started.  Our first stop is to Mount of Beatitudes, where Jesus was believed to have delivered the Sermon on the Mount. The Eight Beatitudes of Jesus (Gospel of St Matthew 5:3-10) “Blessed

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Shalom! Mount Carmel

Mt Carmel

Shalom! Continuing our journey in Israel, if you missed my earlier post, check out  Shalom! Israel. After departing from Caesarea , our next stop was to Mount Carmel before calling it a day. We arrived at the south-eastern peak of Mount Carmel, Muhraka – Discalced Carmelite Order Sanctuary and Convent.  It is marked by a dramatic stone

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