on the 6th of December.Mark your calendars! 
For those of you who are new to Cairo, the Christmas Pageant is a theatrical re-enactment of the Christmas story. Egypt and Uganda share the river Nile as a source of life. At Jinja in Uganda you can see the beginning of the White Nile starting at Lake Victoria, Africa’s largest lake, surrounded by a soft flowing hilly landscape. During the holidays last Christmas we made a gingerbread pyramid scene as a family!  It was a fun activity with our young kids, and a few cousins who were visiting at the time.  Did you miss the Christmas bazaar? Did you wish you bought just a few more gifts there to give for Christmas? Do you love homemade crafts? Then here is your solution!

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  • The Christmas Pageant is coming up

    on the 6th of December.Mark your calendars! For those of you who are new to Cairo, the Christmas Pageant is a theatrical re-enactment of the Christmas story. Following a fairly well known story line,

     
  • Egypt in Uganda

    Egypt and Uganda share the river Nile as a source of life. At Jinja in Uganda you can see the beginning of the White Nile starting at Lake Victoria, Africa’s largest lake, surrounded by a soft flowing hilly landscape, partly used for agriculture and partly covered by forests. 

     
  • Egyptian Minister of Tourism

    Blessed be Egypt my peopleOn October 21 almost the entire Egyptian cabinet gathered in the Coptic Museum to commemorate the arrival of the Holy Family in Egypt according to Matthew 2.

     
  • Kenya, two priests With a mission for humanity

    During my visit to my daughter Petra in Kenya I also visited two Catholic priests with great missions for humanity. The first is Father Makarios Isaac from Minya who established a rehabilitation center for sexually and physically abused children between 3 to 14 years old in Naivasha, Kenya.  The center also has a clinic facility and a school.

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  • Not Quite Home for Christmas

    I have lived overseas now for about ten years.  We have lived in three different countries, but even so, I feel quite at home here in Egypt, where we have been for five years.  We have lots of friends and my life is busy with four young kids.

     
  • The Christmas Pageant is coming up

    on the 6th of December.Mark your calendars! For those of you who are new to Cairo, the Christmas Pageant is a theatrical re-enactment of the Christmas story. Following a fairly well known story line,

     
  • Kenya, two priests With a mission for humanity

    During my visit to my daughter Petra in Kenya I also visited two Catholic priests with great missions for humanity. The first is Father Makarios Isaac from Minya who established a rehabilitation center for sexually and physically abused children between 3 to 14 years old in Naivasha, Kenya.  The center also has a clinic facility and a school.

     
  • Egyptian Minister of Tourism

    Blessed be Egypt my peopleOn October 21 almost the entire Egyptian cabinet gathered in the Coptic Museum to commemorate the arrival of the Holy Family in Egypt according to Matthew 2.

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