Monthly Archives: October 2010

A Week in the Life…

No trips this weekend, so I thought you might like to hear what our real life is like.  Here is this past week in review. Monday – Out the door at 6:30, I decide to take a taxi to school … Continue reading

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Hiking the Qadisha Valley

    The Qadisha Valley is a long, deep gorge cut into the Lebanon range, located southwest of Tripoli, Lebanon, and about a 2 hour drive from Beirut.  The valley’s steep, rocky sides have made it a natural fortress for … Continue reading

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Tyre, Lebanon

     We desperately needed a weekend out of town after a difficult week at work, and fortunately, Tim and Francoise asked us to join them for an overnight to Tyre.  Tyre  (pronounced Tear as in tear drop) is … Continue reading

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Lunch in the Mountains

We received our first paycheck on Thursday and are happy to report that we are now millionaires.  We may be millionaires in Lebanese pounds ($1US = 1,500LL), but what the heck, we can still say it.  For a few weeks … Continue reading

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