Category Archives: Cairo

Turning a Page in Egypt

Well, here we sit, inching toward the halfway point of our third year living in Egypt, but this time it’s not just the two of us. Becca’s pregnant! We decided Cairo’s population wasn’t quite big enough yet, so we’ll be … Continue reading

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Year 3 in Egypt!

It’s hard to believe that we are already in our third year of living in Cairo, Egypt! It seems like just yesterday my parents were dropping Becca and I off at Fort Wayne International Airport for our move abroad. When we left, … Continue reading

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Guests in Cairo

We’ve always felt so blessed to have the visitors that make the journey to Cairo to visit us. In the last couple of months we’ve not only had a few friends and parents visit, but also some amazing new friends … Continue reading

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Year One Reflections (+Video)

With our first year under our belts, we’ve finally taken the opportunity to sit back and reflect on what we’ve experienced living in Cairo. It changes you. Sometimes in ways that you don’t even realize until further down the road. … Continue reading

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Not Your Typical Field Trips (Video Update)

Thinking back on 5th grade, I remember the “big field trip” we took was a day at Sauder Village in Archbold, Ohio. We had to drive for over an hour – across the state line in fact. I think we … Continue reading

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Sand One Week, Snow the Next

Amidst the ever approaching holidays and all the seasonal frivolity that comes with that, we’ve managed to keep our heads above water, barely. We’ve really packed a lot into the last few weeks and are looking forward to 3 weeks off … Continue reading

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You Mean You’ve Been in Egypt a Month and Haven’t Seen the Pyramids Yet?

Hello friends and family! Time has FLOWN since we’ve arrived! We can’t believe we’ve been here over a month already. Last we had the opportunity to visit a tourist spot here in Egypt, Ain Sukhna (pronounced eye’n-soak-na), located at the north … Continue reading

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Four Things that Make Cairo a Unique Place

We’re a whopping 2 weeks in here in Cairo, Egypt! Life has been a whirlwind since we arrived and we are learning more and more about the differences between our American home lives and our new lives here in a … Continue reading

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T.G.I…T.??

Thank God It’s Thursday! Tomorrow marks the beginning to our first weekend (Friday/Saturday) here in Cairo. Confused? Well, since the Muslim holy day is Friday and most Arabs are Muslim and Egypt is an Arab nation, it sort of makes … Continue reading

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