Several items of note:
1) Rav Natan Slifkin lists the seven wonders of the Jewish world.
2) Maya has some great tips for getting what you want in Israel. (Mazal tov to Maya and her husband on the birth of their baby daughter!)
3) Rafi G. shares a very funny pretzel commercial.
4) Laura baked a well cake and ring cookies in honor of Parshat Chayei Sarah.
5) Batya discusses the future of the Jerusalem Light Rail.