Tuesday June 26th, 2012


Here we are, 11 months and 180 posts later. I think this will be my last post, we’re returning the internet box tomorrow, and I’ll be busy packing; people should start coming tomorrow also to pick up the furniture (yes we were able to sell everything eventually). I do not want to make it a … Continue reading

Monday June 25th, 2012


According to a statistics done in France in October 2011 by the company TNS Sofres, the French’s favorite dish is “Magret de Canard”; comes in second position Mussels and fries, and in the third position….couscous!! Since we’ve already tried the first and the second dish (after all they are national french dishes, we can’t come … Continue reading

Saturday June 23rd, 2012


Things have started to be taken away from us. Good bye desk, you have lived with me during 10 of the 11 months; you have seen me cry, you have seen me laugh, you have seen me work, you have seen me writing my blog, you know my darkest secrets. And you chair, you have … Continue reading

Friday June 1st, 2012


Exactly 30 days! This is how long we’re staying here. So much to plan, so much to do before we leave, panic and stage fright has started mounting, but behind this we’re just happy to be going home. We’re going to Paris this week end, going to visit the capital for the last time before … Continue reading

Thursday May 31st, 2012


Did I tell you we’re walking around the house everyday after work? It’s already the beach season, and this year, unlike last year, we’ll be enjoying it to the max once we’re back home. Because of this, there is no way I’ll be wearing my swim suit with this body sculptured lately with a few … Continue reading

Friday May 25th, 2012


I have the pleasure to announce you that we have turned the heater off at home 🙂 I went through my old posts, and found that we turned it on on October 17th!! 7 months!! I’m sure that’s a record; 7 months of heater in Lebanon is like 7 months in Hell! This brings in … Continue reading

Wednesday May 23rd, 2012


Have you ever noticed how people become happier and nicer when it’s sunny? Or maybe it’s just me 😛 Less than a month and a half before we leave…in 36 days we will leave this nice country and go back to Lebanon. Will I miss it? Of course I will; I’m even starting to prepare … Continue reading