“We’re going to Israel!”
Maybe crazy. Maybe not. You never know how something will end up until you try. And this trip was begging us for a chance. It was time to commence Sibling Trip 4.0: A Taste of the Middle East. Continue reading A Taste of Tel Aviv: Sibling Trip 4.0
“We’re going to Israel!”
…As I stepped inside the buried tombs of Great Egyptian Kings and Queens, my eyes and heart grew colossally. The colors were fascinatingly bright, as if they had been painted just days prior… Continue reading A Modern Kind of Ancient Egypt
It was the Lebanese who pulled me in, proudly supporting their country through thick and thin. Dreaming to one day be back in their home country with the lives and loves they know, many have left in recent years, yet many … Continue reading My Lebanon, My Love
If you are truly dedicated to this adventure and are looking to learn what’s hidden beyond the pages of a book and past Indiana Jones’s iconic Treasury scenes, you will be amazed at what you find. Petra’s winding valleys and caverns swirling with golden rose hues are enough to transport you to another dimension, even if only for a day or two… Continue reading Petra Jordan: Beyond The Treasury
Growing up, our family was a happy part of the church and there was seldom a week that passed without a Sunday morning service spent amongst a handful of beautiful people. To this day, I consider this community one of … Continue reading The Road to King’s Highway
After unloading my bags and reading Pasha Hotel’s collage of signs plastered on the hallway’s otherwise austere walls, I hopped down four flights of stairs and into Amman’s busy streets. The blustering cold whipped through me as a reminder that … Continue reading Hercules, Hercules! – Amman, Jordan’s Mighty Hand
Has the time really come when this clichéd word proves to be the only one worth using? A word more overworked and overused, more cringe-worthy than the loathed adjective ‘moist’ is to some?
Yes the time has come.
This trip is going to be….
Epic. Continue reading Epicness
Two months down! To catch you up on October’s delights, I’ve included a little video scrapbook. Maybe you’ll find yourself or a friend! After you’ve checked it out and are convinced to come join, I’ve decided to prepare you for a visit to Kuwait … Continue reading Preparations
Yesterday marked The Best Day Ever for this gal. It started off as a lazy lazy day. By 8:30 Thursday night I had fallen asleep on the couch, something that I’ve tried to ban myself from doing. I woke up … Continue reading The Best Day
After 30 hours of travel, I landed safely in Kuwait. Much of the time was spent aboard a Qatar Airways cruiser and headed west toward an area of the world I’d never been before. We were each handed blanket and pillow … Continue reading Q8 is Great!