Inspired by her Aliyah experience, Laura Ben-David began writing and never stopped. She is the author of the book, MOVING UP: An Aliyah Journal, a humorous memoir of her move to Israel. She has spoken about Israel and Aliyah all over the United States and Israel.
It all started with a note taped to a refrigerator. Not just any fridge; this was the staff refrigerator in a hospital maternity ward in Jerusalem. The nurse, who discovered the note, was placing her…pumped breast milk therein when she noticed it. "To Whom It May Concern," read the politely worded note with a less than polite message, "Please do not store breast milk in this refrigerator. The Staff." Back just a few days from her maternity leave, as the only nursing mother on staff, the letter may as… >> Read More