Thursday September 15th, 2011


There’s a show on French TV called “Diner Presque Parfait” (almost perfect diner); it’s a bunch of amateur cooks who invite other amateur cooks for diner. It makes you really feel like cooking. Today I almost did the same for Francois and his French, but it was lunch; and I did not have time to … Continue reading

Monday September 12th, 2011


How do you want me to work when I have such a view from the window? Doesn’t it make you want to write poetry, to draw paintings? I’m joking I am able to work even with this. Poetry and paintings are not my things. So today was the first day of work from the new … Continue reading

Monday September 5th, 2011


I “went” to work today. Not to an official office with people, just to the old apartment because internet is still not working in the new one (too much for the praise I gave it a week ago, eh?). But it was a nice feeling: instead of waking up and sitting on the desk in … Continue reading

Sunday September 4th, 2011


We moved. Actually Francois moved the stuff; I just packed my clothes because I had to work all day again today :(. I promise you tomorrow I will have some pictures of the new apartment ready. So in a few hours we’ll have our first night in our new bed!! Finally! I can’t wait; especially … Continue reading

Friday August 26th, 2011


I don’t know if this happens to you, but it happens to me a lot: since we’re used to hearing people speaking English and/or French in Lebanon, but we consider it weird from the people who do it all the time (at least I consider it this way), when I travel to France or the … Continue reading

Sunday August 21st, 2011


It’s Sunday today; and everything is closed in France. EVERYTHING? Yes! Everything! Since we were so busy with the house yesterday, we did not get time to go buy food; we said we’ll go this morning to the supermarket and get everything we need for the whole week. Well our dream did not come true. … Continue reading

Monday August 15th, 2011


I think I found it: summer is shy in France; it needs some time to show up. Today, August 15th 2011 it really felt like summer for first time in two weeks (according to Francois even more than that). Two weeks!!! Wow! Can you believe it?! I can’t. If I’m still this enthusiast after one … Continue reading