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Fits It Ships

This is it, if it fits – it ships. I physically can’t fit the ocean, the sunset or a waterfall from Guam …

Top 12 of 2012

Two years ago I wrote a blog, sharing the Top 10 events of 2010 in our chopped up lives. Since writing that …

Lost in the Sahara

When we find something new at Giza, we announce it to the world. The Sphinx and the Pyramids are world treasures. We …

Magic Carpet Ride

I like to dream Yes, yes right between the sound machine On a cloud of sight I drift in the night Any …

Hidden Treasure

Some events are so powerful that they change your DNA. -Dexter 2010 I thought last night, I have one more blog to …

Thigh High

After we made it to the top of the Red Pyramid, in Dahshur, we were told that we needed to leave our …

360°

After making our way through the only entrance into a vast, ancient burial ground in Egypt, called Saqqara, we proceeded through The …

Days of Our Lives

“Like sands through the hourglass…..so are the Days of Our Lives.” -MacDonald Carey Days of Our Lives 1965- “I wonder if we …

Stop and Chat

Have you ever seen Curb Your Enthusiasm? It’s a show on HBO (and needs to be on HBO) the kiddos really don’t …

Step by Step

Before I make it to Dashur, the place where the Red, Black and Bent Pyramids are located, I thought I would stop …

Writing on the Wall

“We really can’t take pictures in here?” I asked while exploring the tomb of Idut, daughter and princess of King Unas from …

Something to Write About

“You haven’t even written about the guy who was so proud to show us his finger that he voted,” said my husband. …

Walk Like An Egyptian

“What goes on four legs in the morning, on two legs at noon, and on three legs in the evening?” The answer …

Lawrence of Arabia

It’s the beginning of 2012, and I am making my way through photos, laughing at the advice Mustafa gave us when we …

Milk and Honey

Milk and honey comes to my mind when I thought about the food we ate and glanced upon while in Egypt. I …

Traffic Jam

As we made our way back to Cairo from Saqqara you couldn’t help but notice the hellacious traffic all around you. After …

In My Head

As I double click the icon Egypt on my desktop and scroll through the photos in folder one, out of two, I am stumped. I want to …

Safety First

“Should I wear a scarf over my head and tuck in all my hair so that my charms are not exposed?” I …