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T-minus 3 Weeks!

On my Google calendar, April 23rd reads “D-Day”. That gives us under one more month of just “us.” When friends and strangers ask us the proverbial, “Are you ready?”, our answer seems to always float between, “What does ready mean?” … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2017!

As we begin this new year, we look back on all the excitement of 2016 with a big “phew!” The year marked our 3rd anniversary (are we still newly weds?), the beginning of our 3rd year living in Egypt, a … Continue reading

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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 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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Egypt’s Best Kept Secret?

Waking up at 6:15 am isn’t the¬†easiest thing to do when it’s your day to sleep in, but it’s certainly worth it if you’re heading to the desert for the weekend. We met up with our friends outside the local … Continue reading

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5 Things We Loved About Germany

It’s been a week since we returned from our 3-week adventure in Germany, ended by a 3-day run in Austria. The trip was filled to the brim with Christmas cheer, new and old friends, and a whole lot of eating! … Continue reading

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A Week in Greece

As Becca and I approach the 2 month mark on our time here in Egypt, we celebrated the only way any one would by going to Greece for a week! It still amazes us that we’re on this adventure together … Continue reading

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Video Update: Before We Left America

Here’s a little montage of events that led up to our American departure back in August. Just a glimpse into our adventures from the east to the west coast of good ole USA! -C

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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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