It’s Watermelon Season

Watermelons in the Jerusalem Market, Mahane Yehuda. According to the Plant Production and Marketing Board of the Israeli Ministry of Agriculture, the average Israeli consumes 26 pounds (12 kilos) of watermelon each year. The average American eats 16 pounds per year....

Firing Range

Firing range sign, warning of the dangers of being in the area. Photo: ©2017 Craig Dunning This particular sign, marks a military firing range in the desert. It also illustrates the mistaken impression that many (perhaps, most) Americans have about life in Israel....