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Sara Rivka
Eretz Yisrael
A creative jewish mom blogs about all the craft projects she's been up to.
Interests: Building a wonderful home environment for my family.Using my talents to give joy to others. Sharing and teaching my love for everything visual.
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Welcome to Craft Schooling Sunday, a wonderful little get together of crafters from around the world, and very talented ones I must say! There is always so much great inspiration here at the party, that while sometimes I wish it... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at creative jewish mom
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After cutting up a bunch of my boy's old striped polo style shirts to make t-shirt yarn, I just couldn't bear to toss the remnants, namely the section above the armpits, so rather than clean for Pesach I embarked on... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at creative jewish mom
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After cutting up a bunch of my boy's old striped polo style shirts to make t-shirt yarn, I just couldn't bear to toss the remnants, namely the section above the armpits, so rather than clean for Pesach I embarked on... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at creative jewish mom
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Passover is in exactly three weeks, and at this point we should be in the middle of turning the house inside out......and so of course at this point the procrastination monster takes charge and says why not make some t-shirt... Continue reading
Posted Mar 20, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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Welcome to Craft Schooling Sunday, and thanks so much for joining me here! So as it happens it appears that the grill on my oven is not working, which is quite a calamity on a Thursday night when I need... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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Yes, dear readers, when you see photos of DIY sheet and t-shirt yarn, you can surely guess that the Pesach house cleaning and organizing has begun! And of course, since I'd rather craft than clean, one of the first things... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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With Purim still fresh in my memory, one of the things that always stresses me out on the very festive and busy holiday is making gift tags at the last minute, as well as wrapping up gifts in celophane, yuck.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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Spring is here which means it is time to get started with the Spring/Pesach organizing and cleaning......but first of course as I was recovering from a very festive Purim I spied a cute little basket with holes in it, that... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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If you follow my blog, you may already know that I just love sharing with you signs of the changing seasons. Migrating birds, blooming trees, ripening pomegranates and grapes are just a few of the things that make us excited... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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Welcome to Craft Schooling Sunday Purim Edition! The very very festive Jewish holiday of Purim starts Saturday night, with a reading of the Book of Esther, and then, I'll be getting busy preparing food and gifts of food for the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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Two days ago my daughter called to me "Mommy, come quickly!" you won't believe it! To our great delight we witnessed the largest group of migrating cranes flying overhead. Not one group exactly but three, one after the other, each... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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If you are like me, you likely find yourself saving little plastic food containers of all kinds that you know you can upcycle sometime. Purim, when we give gifts of food to friends and neighbors is a perfect time to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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Yes dear readers the pressure is on, with Purim rieally right around the corner, but you still gotta make your table look festive right? So how about whipping up some paper cup flag centerpieces which are really quick, look great... Continue reading
Posted Mar 8, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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If you are celebrating Purim this coming Saturday night (with the major festivites actually on Sunday) then like me, you are likely in need of a few quick and cute ideas to help make your holiday festive. Yes, little tricks... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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Ever felt bad about tossing all those scraps of paper left over from a big crafty project? Well I sure do, and so this time I decided to make a few quick collages with all those fun shapes and bits... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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The Jewish holiday of Purim starts this coming Saturday night (Sunday night for those living in Jerusalem proper) so lets turn up the heat and get crafting! These cute pizza box top robot clowns are just one idea to get... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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Welcome to Craft Schooling Sunday! Spring is here and my desires are divided between crafting indoors and getting out into my container garden and doing a bit of freshening up. Ah yes, but with Purim in just a week, that... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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I'm quite sure how that happened, but Purim is in another week plus a few days, and so it is surely time to get crafting for Purim, right? Okay, truthfully I have been crafting, just not stuff that I can... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2017 at creative jewish mom
Dear Readers, I am posting this short dialog about thyroid disease as a public service announcement and thinking that it may indeed be very useful to so many of you. There is a new trend of medical related video series... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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It is purely by accident that this post showing you how to make wonderful paper poppies in just a few simple steps follows my post sharing with you the real thing now in bloom on our grassy hillsides! I actually... Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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Yesterday when I took a walk with my son in the nearby fields, thinking that I was going to photograph some Almond blossoms, I was surprised to find that our native red anemones, that everyone just calls poppies, are also... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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On Rosh Chodesh, the first day of each Jewish month, my kids have a half day of school, meaning it is the perfect time to take a little nature walk, and especially since Spring is here, and this month is... Continue reading
Posted Feb 26, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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Welcome to Craft Schooling Sunday, I hope all is well with my little family of crafty party goers! The first signs of spring have arrived in Northern Israel, and I expect to see the first of the lovely almond blossoms... Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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This week I decided at long last to give filet crochet a try, as I've been wanting to do something with this crochet technique for ages.....namely to take the idea of filet crochet, normally executed with crochet string and a... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2017 at creative jewish mom
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Sometimes a soft mohair collar to keep your neck warm would be just the perfect little accessory, so why not whip one up? Or for that matter, make a bunch in different sizes, as this would surely be adorable for... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2017 at creative jewish mom