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Rhoda who has an Honours Degree came on aliyah in 2008 with her actor husband Bernie. They have 3 children and 13 grandchildren . In the UK she served in the directorships of Shaare Zedek UK, Chai Cancer Cure, and the office of the Chief Rabbi. Her local volunteer work includes Barzilai Medical Center and the English Speakers of Ashkelon committee. She also volunteered at the Jewish Association for Physically Handicapped (UK). Rhodas writing experience includes articles, magazine editing, and press releases.

Saying it with flowers . . . a graduate from Kyoto University

A shinto shrine on an island outside Tokyo

In the Pachenko gaming shop at 7.30 pm in the business district of Tokyo

A Japanese shrine

We hadn't booked the holiday; we never intended to go, but s...
The Tel Mond Angels baseball team meets Dan Shapiro, US Ambassador to Israel at the Maccabi Games in 2013

Cover of the cookbook

On a visit to Or Torah, Gvaniim school children are presented with welcome medallions from the Or Torah students

A Very Special Journey I was standing in my daughter's kitch...
Story and photos by Rhoda Goodman

Bernie Goodman with the statue of Maimonides in Cordoba

Bernie Goodman laying tefilin in the Jewish Quarter of Cordoba

 We were very lucky. The weather in Spain from mid-Octo...
‘The Madwoman of Chaillot’ is the second production by the Ashkelon Players

Storm in a tea cup . . . a scene from the play

Before making aliyah in 2008, we used to go to Nefesh b'Nefe...