Beyond the Scoot: Purim at The Kibbutz 2012

This weekend was the Purim Party at Kibbutz Ma’ale Hachamisha,

just outside of Jerusalem. The actual holiday was the previous week, but it seems tradition to extend the holiday as long as possible. I think it has become my favorite holiday to celebrate here in Israel, easily. I previously compared Purim to Halloween, but it really isn’t the best way to describe it. It is more like the Jewish Mardi Gras, and after witnessing the 2010 Mardi Gras in New Orleans ( just after the Saints won the Super Bowl!!) I can tell you that Israel brings it!  Continue reading

Beyond the Scoot: Happy St Patrick’s Day, y’all!

A very happy St Patty’s Day to all of you out there, indeed!

Thank you to all of you amazing folks that stop by and read the blog or have decided to subscribe and follow it. You all are pretty fabulous and sharing my love of vespa related details (and Israel travels) with you has been quite the treat. 

Toda Raba//  thank you very much*

I found a few visual treats in light of it being St Patty’s Day, 

Cheers, RoxyVespa