My Year in Yiddish (week 8)

This week I chanced upon a wonderful book of Yiddish proverbs and a whole new source of inspiration opened up. I found myself enjoying the sayings in their own right and wanting to go on a little journey with them too. I have a feeling there will be a few more sayings showing up in …

My Year in Yiddish (week 7)

This week in my Yiddish Diary, I took the liberty here and there of stretching out across a double page spread. After squeezing in as much as I possibly can onto one page recently, it felt very spacious indeed to have so much room to play. Here are the pages from the last week or …

My Year in Yiddish (week 6)

Even when life seems to get more interesting, it seems my Yiddish diary needs to have at least one post about food! Here are the pages from the last 7 days for you to enjoy (and perhaps learn a bisl Yiddish!) A sheyner nokhmitog mit gute khaveyrim esn karaibish esn, trinkn tey, shmuesn, un makhn …

My Year in Yiddish (week 5)

This week in my Yiddish diary, I came up against a dilemma that has been looming since pretty much the start of the whole thing: when most of my days consist of similar activities, how do I keep finding new things to talk about? In addition on to not wanting to appear to be the …

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