Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Sukkos and Buh-Bye For a Couple Weeks

Sukkos arriveth.

I just love Sukkos!!  The relief after the intensity of the high holidays.

The most spectacular season of the whole year.

My Sukkah!  Wow, I just love my Sukkah.

Sitting in the Sukkah at night... sipping butternut squash soup... wrapped in a wool pashmina... talking and laughing with family and guests... hearing the neighbors singing holiday songs in their Sukkahs around us... it's a magical time.

Wishing all of my readers a beautiful holiday, if you celebrate.  If you don't, try to visit a Sukkah over the holiday - seeing is believing.



And this, friends, will be my last post till November 6th, as I fly away to the most Holy Land the day after the holiday ends - October 23rd.

Can't wait to celebrate, can't wait for Israel, see you all on the other side.

Shalom, Chag Sameach (happy holiday).

3 comments:

  1. Hi! How wonderful you'll get to spend part of this holiday time in Israel. I've only been to Israel in the summer or in late December. I would love to go some time to experience the chagim, or even a few of them, in the Holy Land. Safe travels! Nina :)

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  2. Thanks Nina! Welcome to OOTOB. I'm actually leaving for Israel right after the holiday. But I did live in Israel for 5 years and got to spend many chagim there - a true treat.

    Hope your Sukkot is wonderful (and that your Sukkah survives).

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